Senior Technical Writer in Austin, Texas Salary

A Senior Technical Writer in Austin, Texas earns an average salary of $73,179 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are XML and Adobe FrameMaker.

$56,183 - $93,326
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$72K
$93K
MEDIAN: $71,945
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Salary $56,183 - $93,326
Bonus $4,750
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$56,183 - $98,404
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

Senior Technical Writer Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Technical Writer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Senior Technical Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲12%

National Average
$72,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Skills That Affect Senior Technical Writer Salaries

XML
▲22%

Adobe FrameMaker
▲18%

Editing
▲11%

Microsoft Word
▲11%

Project Management
▲8%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

National Average
$72,000

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 95%
no benefits
None: 5%