Average Mid-Career Technical Writer with Microsoft Office Skills Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$30.97
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
25%
$25.55
MEDIAN
$30.97
75%
$40.69

The average hourly pay for a Technical Writer is $30.97

Hourly Rate
$26 - $41
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$40k - $103k
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What Do Technical Writers Do?

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

Female
80.0%
Male
20.0%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

71%

Dental

43%

Vision

43%

None

29%