Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Technical Content Writer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$62,893 / yrTotal Pay
$59,287 / yrBase Pay
$3,605 / yrAdditional Pay

$62,893

 / yr
$39K$101K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Technical Content Writer is $62,893 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $59,287 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $3,605 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Content Writer

$49,553 /yr
Content Writer
$66,332 /yr
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Datadog
4.1
Technical Content WriterSee 8 salaries from all locations

$96,387

 / yr

$73,570

 / yr

$92,433

 / yr

$79,949

 / yr

$59,908

 / yr

$43

 / hr

$91,746

 / yr

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$48

 / hr

$87,850

 / yr
igus Inc.
3.6
Technical Content WriterSee 2 salaries from all locations

$73,529

 / yr

$84,062

 / yr

$70,076

 / yr

$74,430

 / yr

$86,615

 / yr

$90,616

 / yr
Inkxpert
4.6
Technical Content WriterSee 1 salaries from all locations

$6,712

 / mo

$29

 / hr

$38

 / hr

$40

 / hr
Joggo
5.0
Technical Content WriterSee 1 salaries from all locations

$38

 / hr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Technical Content Writer in United States

The top paying industry for a Technical Content Writer in United States is Information Technology with a median total pay of $96,387.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$96,387

    0% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

The top paying company in Information Technology for Technical Content Writer is Datadog.

DatadogDatadog$96,387/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Arts & Design?

Jobs in arts & design are growing due to increased access to remote work. These jobs often require a bachelor’s degree and technical skills such as graphic design software, web-development and research. Salaries vary, as jobs tend to be short-term and contractual, offering workers flexible schedules and the opportunity to manage multiple projects at once.

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Content Writer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$79,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Content Writer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$57,500

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Content Writer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$1,818

/hr

$18 | $2K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Financial Writer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$40,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Content Writer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$25

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Technical Content Writer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Technical Content Writer is $59,287 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Technical Content Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 34 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Technical Content Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Technical Content Writer in United States is $93,997 per year.

The lowest salary for a Technical Content Writer in United States is $37,395 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Technical Content Writer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Technical Content Writer.