Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $45K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $62K. Technical Writers in Houston, Texas claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $73K. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $72K.