A Technical Writer with Adobe RoboHelp skills earns an average salary of $60,759 per year.

$44,448 - $86,703
(Median)
$44K
$61K
$87K
MEDIAN: $60,759
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$17.98 - $45.26
(Median)
$18
$27
$45
MEDIAN: $26.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$44,448 - $86,703  
   
Bonus
$997 - $7,964  
Profit Sharing
$900  
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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$42,506 - $89,308  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 149
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$17.98 - $45.26  
   
Overtime
$29.86  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$997 - $7,964  
   
Profit Sharing
$900  
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).
)
$42,506 - $89,308  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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