Technical Writer in Dallas, Texas Salary

Pay for Technical Writers in Dallas, Texas sits in the ballpark of $53K per year. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 60 percent of Dallas Technical Writers are male. For the most part, Technical Writers in Dallas enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. While some workers in this profession — more than a third — do not have any health coverage, more than half do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,822 - $76,110
$40K
$53K
$76K
MEDIAN: $53,000
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$19.32 - $46.37
$19
$26
$46
MEDIAN: $26.50
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$0$92K
Salary $39,822 - $76,110
Bonus $1,250
Total Pay (?
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$41,059 - $92,759
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $19.32 - $46.37
Overtime $30.94
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $1,250
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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$41,059 - $92,759
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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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%

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲24%

National Average
$54,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Adobe RoboHelp
▲14%

Microsoft Word
▲11%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Adobe FrameMaker
▼2%

Adobe Acrobat
▼2%

Editing
▼6%

XML
▼6%

Adobe InDesign
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 38%
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