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Technical Writer Salary with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills

The average salary for a Technical Writer with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills is $58,472 per year.
$40,659 - $84,929
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $58,472
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$15.30 - $49.81
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MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$40,659 - $84,929  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,397  
Profit Sharing
$253.42 - $21,699  
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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$38,784 - $91,559  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 488
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.30 - $49.81  
   
Overtime
$22.96 - $59.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,397  
   
Profit Sharing
$253.42 - $21,699  
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).
)
$38,784 - $91,559  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 205
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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

Experience Affects Technical Writer with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$59,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 139 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 18%