$53,500
Avg. Salary
$20.89
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Technical Editor with Adobe Acrobat skills is $20.89 per hour.

The average pay for a Technical Editor with Adobe Acrobat skills is $53,500 per year.

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Job Description for Technical Editor

The technical editor helps ensure their organization's technical writing is accurate and understandable. Specific tasks performed by technical editors vary by company, but commonly these professionals use various text editing and annotation programs - as well as creative tools and suites - to edit technical documents; they also fact-check and collaborate with technical professionals on the technical documents being produced. Physical requirements for the work are generally limited to long hours of work on computers, both typing and reading content. Technical editors usually work full time in an office environment during regular business hours, although overtime or longer shifts may be required for time-sensitive projects.

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Technical Editor Tasks
  • Proofread, revise, rewrite, and edit technical information including research reports, scientific and technical publications, and user manuals, etc.
  • Propose titles of written works.

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Key Stats for Technical Editor

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 20%