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Senior Technical Writer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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470 SalariesUpdated Oct 30, 2017
Average Base Pay
$95,076/yr
26% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$64K
Low
$95K
Average
$128K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,081
Range$1,065 - $13,615
How much does a Senior Technical Writer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer is $95,076 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 470 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Technical Writer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    $111,378/yr
    $89K$140K
    $111,539/yr
    $98K$125K
    $122,134/yr
    $109K$136K
    $123,194/yr
    $103K$143K
    $128,595/yr
    $119K$140K
    IBM
    $149,806/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $149,806/yr
    $143K$156K
    Oracle
    $89,706/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $89,706/yr
    $87K$94K

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    Cisco Systems
    $63/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $63/hr
    $61$66
    Cisco Systems
    $133,098/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $133,098/yr
    $127K$138K
    Philips
    $115,116/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $115,116/yr
    $112K$120K
    Adobe
    $128,702/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $128,702/yr
    $123K$134K
    Insight Global
    $35/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $35/hr
    $33$37
    Tesla
    $118,894/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $118,894/yr
    $114K$124K
    Sun Microsystems
    $128,023/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $128,023/yr
    $123K$132K
    Seagate Technology
    $111,586/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $111,586/yr
    $108K$117K
    Cadence Design Systems
    $93,640/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $93,640/yr
    $90K$98K
    F5 Networks
    $119,206/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $119,206/yr
    $114K$125K
    BMC Software
    $96,599/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $96,599/yr
    $93K$99K
    Hitachi Data Systems
    $97,802/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $97,802/yr
    $94K$102K
    Altera
    $103,694/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $103,694/yr
    $99K$107K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior Technical Writer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $118,800
    per year
    A Senior Technical Writer reported making $118,800 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $130,000
    per year
    A Senior Technical Writer reported making $130,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $112,000
    per year
    A Senior Technical Writer reported making $112,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    $5k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $100,000
    per year
    A Senior Technical Writer reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    $500 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $135,000
    per year
    A Senior Technical Writer reported making $135,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $14k cash bonus
    $1k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Public
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