A Senior Technical Writer with Adobe Photoshop skills earns an average salary of $77,218 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$57,391 - $99,791
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MEDIAN: $77,218
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$25.34 - $73.97
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MEDIAN: $40.59
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$57,391 - $99,791  
   
Bonus
$600 - $10,450  
Total Pay (?
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$58,918 - $117,927  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$25.34 - $73.97  
   
Overtime
$43.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$600 - $10,450  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$58,918 - $117,927  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Technical Writer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Senior Technical Writer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
043
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
38%
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Experience Affects Senior Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$79,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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