Average Early-Career Freelance Writer, Technical Hourly Pay

$19.78
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Freelance Writer, Technical is $19.78.
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$9.21
10%
$19.78
50%
$88.08
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90%
MEDIAN $19.78
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $88
Total Pay
$20,167 - $64,298

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Job Description for Freelance Writer, Technical

Freelance Writer, Technical Tasks
  • Write technical documents including user manuals, scientific or technical publications, web content, and reports.
  • Research technical information, products, and processes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Freelance Writer, Technical

A mid-career Freelance Writer, Technical with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51.92 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Freelance Writer, Technical with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60.00 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $74.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Mid Career
29.6%
Experienced
29.6%
Late Career
40.7%