Entry-Level Technical Writer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Entry-Level Technical Writer in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $56,325 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Sharepoint Server and Microsoft Word.

$40,406 - $73,727
$40K
$56K
$74K
MEDIAN: $55,955
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50%
90%

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$17.59 - $36.50
$25
MEDIAN: $25.00
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$0$75K
Salary $40,406 - $73,727
Bonus $1,800
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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$39,732 - $75,006
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $25.00
Overtime $29.00
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $1,800
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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$39,732 - $75,006
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Technical Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

Microsoft Sharepoint Server
▲25%

Microsoft Word
▲13%

Adobe Acrobat
▲3%

Editing
▼0%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼0%

National Average
$55,000

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 15%
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