Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salary

Technical Writers in Dallas can expect wages of $51K per year on average. Although more than a third lack health benefits of any kind, the greater part do enjoy medical insurance, and the larger part get dental coverage, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Women make up a slight majority of Technical Writers in Dallas, Texas (57 percent) survey respondents. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,380 - $82,542
(Median)
$39K
$51K
$83K
MEDIAN: $51,261
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$19.39 - $50.76
(Median)
$19
$30
$51
MEDIAN: $30
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
$39,380 - $82,542  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,097  
Total Pay (?
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$39,887 - $100,220  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.39 - $50.76  
   
Overtime
$31.24  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,097  
   
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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$39,887 - $100,220  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 37%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$53,000


Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 16%

XML
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

National Average
$53,000

Editing
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 5%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
medical benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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