Technical Writer in Detroit, Michigan Salary

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Detroit, Michigan is $53,675 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$42,873 - $82,864
$43K
$52K
$83K
MEDIAN: $51,955
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Salary $42,873 - $82,864
Bonus $3,033
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$43,683 - $86,162
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

Technical Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$55,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

XML
▼2%

Editing
▼3%

Adobe Acrobat
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 14%
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