Technical Writer in Columbus, Ohio Salary

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Columbus, Ohio is $40,963 per year. A skill in Editing is associated with high pay for this job.

$36,625 - $46,184
$40K
MEDIAN: $40,452
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$15.39 - $51.56
$28
MEDIAN: $28.50
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$30,588 - $108,160  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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$28.50  
   
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$30,588 - $108,160  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
1-4 years
64%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Editing
▲13%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲4%

National Average
$42,000

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
64%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 38%
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