Technical Writer Salary in Dallas, Texas (United States)

The average pay for a Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas is $52,792 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$39,228 - $73,296
(Median)
39K
53K
73K
MEDIAN: $52,792
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Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$16.83 - $51.32
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$39,228 - $73,296  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,766  
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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$37,289 - $98,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$16.83 - $51.32  
   
Overtime
$18.31 - $49.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,766  
   
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).
)
$37,289 - $98,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Experience Affects Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$56,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

National Average
$56,000
Editing
up arrow 2%
Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
53%
female alumni
 
Male
47%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 29%