The average pay for a Technical Writer with Microsoft Visio skills is $59,858 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$42,451 - $86,424
(Median)
$42K
$60K
$86K
MEDIAN: $59,857
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$17.70 - $46.87
(Median)
$18
$30
$47
MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$42,451 - $86,424  
   
Bonus
$492.25 - $5,854  
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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$41,649 - $91,030  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 190
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$17.70 - $46.87  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $59.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$492.25 - $5,854  
   
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).
)
$41,649 - $91,030  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$60,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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