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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 $58,001 per year.

$40,461 - $84,286
(Median)
$40K
$58K
$84K
MEDIAN: $58,001
10%
50%
90%

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$15.31 - $49.31
(Median)
$15
$26
$49
MEDIAN: $25.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$40,461 - $84,286  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,238  
Profit Sharing
$255.32 - $21,532  
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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$38,205 - $90,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 650
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.31 - $49.31  
   
Overtime
$21.89 - $58.16  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,238  
   
Profit Sharing
$255.32 - $21,532  
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).
)
$38,205 - $90,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 285

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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

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Experience Affects Technical Writer with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 161 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

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