Average Technical Writer with Editing Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$67,740
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$68k
90%
$84k

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $67,740

Base Salary
$49k - $84k
Bonus
$600 - $6k
Total Pay
$48k - $86k
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What Do Technical Writers Do?

Technical Writer Tasks
  • Gather and research information for use in technical documentation.
  • Assist in layout work.
  • Write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
67.9%
Male
32.1%
This data is based on 28 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

76%

Vision

74%

None

12%