Technical Writer Salary in Denver, Colorado

The average Technical Writer in Denver can expect to rake in roughly $57K annually. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Health benefits are not claimed by all — about one in four lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$32,438 - $84,141
(Median)
$32K
$57K
$84K
MEDIAN: $57,287
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$15.89 - $62.64
(Median)
$16
$32
$63
MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$32,438 - $84,141  
   
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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$33,010 - $93,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$15.89 - $62.64  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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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).
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$33,010 - $93,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Experience Affects Technical Writer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 10%

Editing
up arrow 2%

Adobe Acrobat
0%

National Average
$59,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 24%
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