The average salary for a Technical Writer in Kolkata, West Bengal is Rs 294,791 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are FrameMaker, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, and Microsoft Excel. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

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Rs 137,020 - Rs 831,531
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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.

Technical Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Technical Writer

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Technical Writer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲100%

National Average
Rs 300,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Technical Writer Salaries

FrameMaker
▲49%

Microsoft Word
▲48%

Microsoft Office
▲26%

▲10%

Microsoft Excel
▲10%

National Average
Rs 300,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 41%