Average Late-Career Technical Writer with Writing Procedures & Documentation Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$83,896
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
25%
$78k
MEDIAN
$84k
75%
$95k

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $83,896

Base Salary
$78k - $95k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$81k - $131k
Is Average Late-Career Technical Writer with Writing Procedures & Documentation Skills Salary in San Diego, California 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?

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.
Find your market worth – how it works:

Gender Breakdown

Male
80.0%
Female
20.0%
This data is based on 5 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

88%

Vision

75%

None

13%