Average Technical Writer Salary

$61,140
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$43k
MEDIAN
$61k
90%
$88k

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $61,140

Base Salary
$43k - $88k
Bonus
$518 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$494 - $9k
Total Pay
$40k - $91k
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Job Satisfaction for Technical Writer

4 out of 5
(791)
Highly Satisfied
81Reviews
Based on 791 responses, the job of Technical Writer has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.04 out of 5. On average, Technical Writers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
60.3%
Male
39.0%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 1,943 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

81%

Dental

75%

Vision

69%

None

18%