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Technical Writer Salary in Denver, Colorado

For Technical Writers in Denver, Colo., yearly average wages total $53K annually. The majority of Technical Writers in Denver claim high levels of job satisfaction. While some workers in this profession — nearly one-fourth — do not have any health coverage, a strong majority do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. Female Denver Technical Writers make up most of the survey respondents at 76 percent. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$32,107 - $85,431
(Median)
$32K
$53K
$85K
MEDIAN: $52,929
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$15.78 - $62.78
(Median)
$16
$34
$63
MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary 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$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$32,107 - $85,431  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,040  
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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$32,645 - $94,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$15.78 - $62.78  
   
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 - $6,040  
   
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).
)
$32,645 - $94,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Experience Affects Technical Writer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 61%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

National Average
$57,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 23%

Editing
up arrow 7%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 3%

National Average
$57,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 24%
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