Average Technical Writer Salary at Southwest Airlines Co

$44,996
Avg. Salary
$680
Bonus
$4,372
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The average salary for a Technical Writer at Southwest Airlines Co is $44,996.
25%
$44k
MEDIAN
$45k
75%
$54k
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$44k - $54k
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$0 - $680
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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.
The top respondents for the job title Technical Writer are from the companies International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., CSRA Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Microsoft Corp where the average pay is $98,477. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around $85,087 and $84,750, respectively. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc pays the lowest at around $56,890. Schneider Electric Ltd and CSRA Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $57,479 and $62,194, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Technical Writers?

Skills in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe FrameMaker are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Editing and Writing Procedures & Documentation.

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Years of Experience

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Early Career
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