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Technical Writer Salary with RoboHelp skills

The average Technical Writer with RoboHelp skills can expect to rake in roughly $55K annually. Total cash compensation for Technical Writers with RoboHelp skills runs from $40K to $87K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $6K and profit sharing that can reach almost $9K. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Women make up a slight majority of Technical Writers with RoboHelp skills (55 percent) survey respondents. For the most part, Technical Writers with RoboHelp skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,676 - $77,779
(Median)
$40K
$55K
$78K
MEDIAN: $55,379
10%
50%
90%

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$19.53 - $48.53
(Median)
$20
$32
$49
MEDIAN: $32.00
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50%
90%

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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$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$39,676 - $77,779  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,140  
Profit Sharing
$1,184 - $8,695  
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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$40,341 - $87,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 376
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$19.53 - $48.53  
   
Overtime
$12.43 - $61.83  
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 - $6,140  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,184 - $8,695  
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).
)
$40,341 - $87,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer with RoboHelp skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $47K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $56K on average. Technical Writers with RoboHelp skills bring in $69K after working for 10 to 20 years. Technical Writers with RoboHelp skills who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $70K.

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Experience Affects Technical Writer with RoboHelp skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 13%