Average Technical Writer with Microsoft Excel Skills Salary

$56,551
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$2,031
Bonus
$2,457
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The average salary for a Technical Writer with Microsoft Excel skills is $56,551.
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$40k
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$57k
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$82k
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$40k - $82k
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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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What Are Popular Skills for Technical Writers?

Skills in Writing Procedures & Documentation, Editing, Microsoft Office, Technical Writing and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writers?

An entry-level Technical Writer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,287 based on 39 salaries. An early career Technical Writer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,006 based on 283 salaries. A mid-career Technical Writer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,437 based on 135 salaries. An experienced Technical Writer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,742 based on 95 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,269.
Employees with Technical Writer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 58.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (5.4% more) and Albany, New York (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Fort Worth, Texas (19.0% less), Milwaukee, Wisconsin (16.9% less) and Houston, Texas (16.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 611 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.4%
Early Career
46.3%
Mid Career
22.1%
Experienced
15.5%
Late Career
9.7%