Average Experienced Freelance Writer, Technical Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Freelance Writer, Technical is $60.00.
MEDIAN $60.00
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Hourly Rate
$21 - $121
Total Pay
$44,368 - $182,178

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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

An early career Freelance Writer, Technical with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.78 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Freelance Writer, Technical with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51.92 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $74.

Years of Experience

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