Technical Writer in Salt Lake City Salary

A Technical Writer in Salt Lake City, Utah earns an average salary of $53,513 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Editing, Microsoft Office, and Writing Procedures & Documentation.

$39,992 - $74,703
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$75K
MEDIAN: $53,513
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$40,425 - $74,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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About Salt Lake City, Utah

Salt Lake County, Utah
192,660
Male:
98,364 (51.1%)
Female:
94,296 (48.9%)
Salt Lake City, often shortened to Salt Lake or SLC, is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah. With an estimated population of 190,884 in 2014, the city lies at the core of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, which has a total population of 1,153,340 (2014 estimate). Salt Lake City is further situated within a larger metropolis known as the Salt Lake City-Ogden-Provo Combined Statistical Area. This region is a corridor of contiguous urban and suburban development stretched along an approximately 120-mile (190 km) segment of the Wasatch Front, comprising a total population of 2,423,912 as of 2014. It is one of only two major urban areas in the Great Basin (the other is Reno, Nevada), and the largest in the Intermountain West. The city was founded in 1847 by Brigham Young, Isaac Morley, George Washington Bradley and numerous other Mormon followers, who extensively irrigated...
Salt Lake City:
$48,761
Utah:
$62,912
$840
Salt Lake City:
$262,400
Utah:
$234,600
3.3%

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Editing
▲18%

Microsoft Office
▲17%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲16%

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Word
▼5%

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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