Average Technical Writer Salary in Canada

C$56,784
Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
10%
CA$42k
MEDIAN
CA$57k
90%
CA$77k

The average salary for a Technical Writer is C$56,784

Base Salary
C$42k - C$77k
Bonus
C$604 - C$8k
Profit Sharing
C$400 - C$1k
Total Pay
C$41k - C$83k
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What Do Technical Writers Do?

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

3.6 out of 5
(81)
Highly Satisfied
81Reviews
Based on 81 responses, the job of Technical Writer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.59 out of 5. On average, Technical Writers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
60.2%
Male
38.7%
Prefer to self-define
1.1%
This data is based on 269 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

78%

Dental

73%

Vision

61%

None

20%