Late-Career Technical Writer Salary

A Late-Career Technical Writer earns an average salary of $76,548 per year. A skill in XML is associated with high pay for this job.

$52,934 - $106,286
$53K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,115
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50%
90%

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$24.82 - $60.71
$25
$40
$61
MEDIAN: $40.41
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$0$113K
Salary $52,934 - $106,286
Bonus $966 - $9,690
Profit Sharing $5,000
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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$52,555 - $113,469
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 250
Hourly Data $0$92
Hourly Rate $24.82 - $60.71
Overtime $0.00 - $92.11
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $966 - $9,690
Profit Sharing $5,000
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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$52,555 - $113,469
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 117

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Technical Writer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $78,248

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

XML
▲11%

Project Management
▲10%

Editing
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%


Adobe Acrobat
▲2%

Adobe FrameMaker
▲2%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲1%

Microsoft Visio
▲1%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

Adobe Photoshop
▼0%

National Average
$78,000

Adobe InDesign
▼3%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼4%

FrameMaker
▼5%

RoboHelp
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 28%
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