C$91,673
Avg. Salary
C$61.04
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Senior Technical Writer in Ottawa, Ontario is C$61.04 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Technical Writer in Ottawa, Ontario is C$91,673 per year.

10%
C$55.00
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C$61.04
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C$67.94
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MEDIAN C$61.04
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C$68k
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C$92k
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C$110k
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MEDIAN C$91,673
C$67,916 - C$110,468
C$68K
C$92K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$91,673
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90%
C$55.00 - C$67.94
C$61
MEDIAN: C$61.04
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C$0C$139K
Salary C$67,916 - C$110,468
Bonus C$8,844
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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C$71,517 - C$139,861
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data C$0C$67
Hourly Rate C$61.04
Annual Data C$0C$139K
Bonus C$8,844
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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C$71,517 - C$139,861
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Senior Technical Writer

Senior technical writers create detailed articles for magazines or online journals and publications in specialized fields, and may also write and edit technical operators' manuals and even certification tests. The senior-level designation normally implies that they handle the most important technical writing within a company, and they may also assign and edit the work of junior-level technical writers and review their submissions for accuracy.

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Senior Technical Writer Tasks
  • Organize, review, and write materials for clarity and message.
  • Standardize documentation for layout, style, and language, and create templates and scripts to automate as possible.
  • Work with project teams to create documentation for diverse groups.
  • Track revisions and edits, and maintain files.
  • Review and improve formatting and visual components, and select drawings and specifications.

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Key Stats for Senior Technical Writer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Senior Technical Writer Salaries

National Average
C$99,000

Microsoft Office
▼25%

FrameMaker
▼27%

XML
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 33%