A Technical Writer with Microsoft Excel skills earns an average salary of AU$75,987 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$46,994 - AU$106,886
AU$47K
AU$76K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$75,987
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50%
90%
AU$22.15 - AU$68.78
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$28.25
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AU$0AU$111K
Salary AU$46,994 - AU$106,886
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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AU$46,017 - AU$111,504
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32
Hourly Data AU$0AU$68
Hourly Rate AU$28.25
Overtime AU$20.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$111K
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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AU$46,017 - AU$111,504
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Technical Writer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer

Pay by Experience for a Technical Writer has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Writer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Writer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Technical Writer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$91,000 based on 17 salaries. A Technical Writer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$75,241

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

▲22%

▲13%

▲3%

National Average
AU$75,000

▼22%

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 92%