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Senior Technical Writer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$85,431/yr
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$65K
Low
$85K
Average
$109K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,292
Range$981 - $12,013
How much does a Senior Technical Writer make?

The national average salary for a Senior Technical Writer is $85,430 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,939 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Technical Writer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Oracle
      $93,375/yr
      Range: $75K - $139K
      32 salaries
      $93,375/yr
      $75K$139K
      Cisco Systems
      $108,624/yr
      Range: $89K - $130K
      26 salaries
      $108,624/yr
      $89K$130K
      Microsoft
      $120,900/yr
      Range: $102K - $137K
      24 salaries
      $120,900/yr
      $102K$137K
      IBM
      $90,000/yr
      Range: $70K - $150K
      19 salaries
      $90,000/yr
      $70K$150K
      CA Technologies
      $92,734/yr
      Range: $70K - $127K
      15 salaries
      $92,734/yr
      $70K$127K
      EMC
      $96,226/yr
      Range: $85K - $125K
      14 salaries
      $96,226/yr
      $85K$125K
      VMware
      $104,878/yr
      Range: $100K - $137K
      13 salaries
      $104,878/yr
      $100K$137K

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      Amazon
      $124,599/yr
      Range: $100K - $151K
      10 salaries
      $124,599/yr
      $100K$151K
      Dell
      $90,696/yr
      Range: $81K - $116K
      10 salaries
      $90,696/yr
      $81K$116K
      Salesforce
      $115,642/yr
      Range: $102K - $133K
      10 salaries
      $115,642/yr
      $102K$133K
      National Instruments
      $68,554/yr
      Range: $66K - $72K
      10 salaries
      $68,554/yr
      $66K$72K
      Lockheed Martin
      $75,000/yr
      Range: $58K - $91K
      8 salaries
      $75,000/yr
      $58K$91K
      SAIC
      $90,815/yr
      Range: $64K - $94K
      8 salaries
      $90,815/yr
      $64K$94K
      Medtronic
      $79,439/yr
      Range: $77K - $92K
      8 salaries
      $79,439/yr
      $77K$92K
      Sun Microsystems
      $120,951/yr
      Range: $90K - $160K
      8 salaries
      $120,951/yr
      $90K$160K
      CSC
      $75,000/yr
      Range: $61K - $93K
      7 salaries
      $75,000/yr
      $61K$93K
      Philips
      $95,000/yr
      Range: $73K - $116K
      7 salaries
      $95,000/yr
      $73K$116K
      Juniper Networks
      $134,061/yr
      Range: $100K - $161K
      7 salaries
      $134,061/yr
      $100K$161K
      Google
      $150,500/yr
      Range: $138K - $167K
      6 salaries
      $150,500/yr
      $138K$167K
      Thomson Reuters
      $69,692/yr
      Range: $53K - $88K
      6 salaries
      $69,692/yr
      $53K$88K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $106,000
      per year
      A Senior Technical Writer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $106,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Contract
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $68,000
      per year
      A Senior Technical Writer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $68,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $800 profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $105,664
      per year
      A Senior Technical Writer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $105,664 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Austin, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $125,000
      per year
      A Senior Technical Writer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $150,000
      per year
      A Senior Technical Writer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      $1k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
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