AU$77,200
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Technical Writer with Adobe FrameMaker skills is AU$80,115 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$58,248 - AU$103,564
AU$58K
AU$77K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$77,200
10%
50%
90%
AU$33.41 - AU$71.22
AU$48
MEDIAN: AU$47.63
50%
AU$0AU$116K
Salary AU$58,248 - AU$103,564
Bonus AU$3,000
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$57,422 - AU$116,066
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data AU$0AU$71
Hourly Rate AU$47.63
Annual Data AU$0AU$116K
Bonus AU$3,000
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$57,422 - AU$116,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Technical Writer

Most of the time, technical writers work in offices full-time as salaried employees. They usually write instruction manuals and other documents in a way that will communicate complex, technical information in nontechnical language. They also develop, gather, and communicate technical information among customers, designers, production workers, and manufacturers.

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Technical Writer Tasks

  • Write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions.
  • Assist in layout work.
  • Gather and research information for use in technical documentation.

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Key Stats for Technical Writer

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

▲23%

▲9%

National Average
AU$79,000

▼2%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 83%