Average Technical Writer Salary

$62,016
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$44k
MEDIAN
$62k
90%
$90k

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $62,016

Base Salary
$44k - $90k
Bonus
$578 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$483 - $5k
Total Pay
$41k - $92k
Is Average Technical Writer Salary your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
EXPLORE BY:

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writers?

What Do Technical Writers Do?

Find your market worth – how it works:

How do Technical Writers Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
(655)
Highly Satisfied
85Reviews
Based on 655 responses, the job of Technical Writer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.82 out of 5. On average, Technical Writers are highly satisfied with their job.