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Technical Writer Salary in Dallas, Texas

Earnings for Technical Writers in Dallas come in at around $52K per year on average. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Technical Writers in Dallas, Texas. While one-third report receiving no health benefits, a majority do receive medical coverage, and the greater part have dental, as well. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 58 percent. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$39,785 - $81,661
(Median)
$40K
$52K
$82K
MEDIAN: $51,864
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90%

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$17.35 - $51.06
(Median)
$17
$32
$51
MEDIAN: $31.00
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90%

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National Salary 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$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$39,785 - $81,661  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$39,380 - $99,734  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.35 - $51.06  
   
Overtime
$18.31 - $49.72  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
   
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).
)
$39,380 - $99,734  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Experience Affects Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 42%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 59%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$55,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 3%

Editing
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 32%