The average salary for a Technical Writer in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$82,819 per year. A skill in HTML is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$47,329 - AU$110,367
AU$47K
AU$79K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$79,026
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50%
90%
AU$21.70 - AU$79.46
AU$22
AU$45
AU$79
MEDIAN: AU$44.50
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AU$0AU$124K
Salary AU$47,329 - AU$110,367
Bonus AU$2,000
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$46,497 - AU$124,106
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23
Hourly Data AU$0AU$79
Hourly Rate AU$21.70 - AU$79.46
Overtime AU$20.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$124K
Bonus AU$2,000
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$46,497 - AU$124,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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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$54,000 based on 11 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$93,000 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$106,000 based on 16 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$106,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Late-Career
▲31%

▲15%

National Average
AU$81,000

▼33%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

HTML
▲26%

Adobe Acrobat
▲14%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲14%

Microsoft Word
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲3%

National Average
AU$81,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 95%
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