Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salary

The average Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas earns approximately $53K per year. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and more than a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by the greater part and dental coverage is claimed by slightly more than half. Job satisfaction for Technical Writers in Dallas, Texas is high. Men account for the majority of Technical Writers in Dallas who responded to the questionnaire — 60 percent to be exact. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$39,235 - $75,088
$39K
$55K
$75K
MEDIAN: $54,725
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$16.49 - $48.48
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$0$92K
Salary $39,235 - $75,088
Bonus $1,526
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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$38,824 - $92,759
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $16.49 - $48.48
Overtime $30.94
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $1,526
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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$38,824 - $92,759
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
3.5%

Technical Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲27%

Experienced
▲19%

National Average
$56,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Adobe RoboHelp
▲9%

Microsoft Word
▲6%

National Average
$56,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Adobe FrameMaker
▼6%

Adobe Acrobat
▼6%

Editing
▼10%

XML
▼10%

Adobe InDesign
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 33%
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