Technical Writer Salary in New York

The average salary for a Technical Writer in New York, New York is $55,629 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are HTML, Writing Procedures & Documentation, and Microsoft Word. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$35,630 - $97,871
(Median)
$36K
$56K
$98K
MEDIAN: $55,628
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$14.77 - $50.77
(Median)
$15
$25
$51
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$35,630 - $97,871  
   
Bonus
$966 - $10,304  
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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$33,935 - $104,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 60
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.77 - $50.77  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$966 - $10,304  
   
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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$33,935 - $104,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Experience Affects Technical Writer in New York, New York Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer in New York, New York Salaries

HTML
up arrow 38%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 35%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Editing
up arrow 4%

National Average
$55,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 19%