The average pay for a Principal Technical Writer is $100,651 per year.

$77,566 - $123,650
(Median)
$78K
$100K
$120K
MEDIAN: $100,650
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$77,566 - $123,650  
   
Bonus
$10,174  
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$77,795 - $138,009  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
67%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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