Journalist with Technical Writing Skills Salary
Pay for Journalists with Technical Writing skills is very modest at just $40K per year. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Journalists with Technical Writing skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Men working as Journalists with Technical Writing skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 58 percent. Although slightly less than a third lack health benefits of any kind, a majority do enjoy medical insurance, and the larger part get dental coverage, too. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Journalists with Technical Writing skills. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $32K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $48K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $49K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $51K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.