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Technical Writer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $53,517 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are RoboHelp, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe InDesign, and FrameMaker.

$39,101 - $76,687
(Median)
$39K
$54K
$77K
MEDIAN: $53,517
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$14.79 - $47.64
(Median)
$15
$30
$48
MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,101 - $76,687  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
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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$36,782 - $79,644  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 55
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $47.64  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,918  
   
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).
)
$36,782 - $79,644  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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

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Experience Affects Technical Writer in Minneapolis, Minnesota Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 34%

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

National Average
$54,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Technical Writer in Minneapolis, Minnesota Salaries

RoboHelp
up arrow 20%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 18%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 16%

FrameMaker
up arrow 12%

HTML
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

National Average
$54,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Editing
up arrow 11%

XML
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 16%
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