Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Technical Writer II make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$88,355 / yrTotal Pay
$68,422 / yrBase Pay
$19,934 / yrAdditional Pay

$88,355

 / yr
$30K$269K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Technical Writer II is $88,355 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $68,422 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 $19,934 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. The typical Technical Writer II salary is $68,422. Salaries can range from $29,891 - $268,666. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Technical Writer II in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $88,355.

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Technical Writer II

$126,316

 /yr
Range: $111K - $139K

$111K

$139K

$111,358 - $139,025 Range

General Atomics
3.6

General Atomics

Technical Writer II

$74,772

 /yr
Range: $67K - $86K

$67K

$86K

$66,740 - $85,755 Range

Boston Scientific
4.2

Boston Scientific

Technical Writer II

$74,513

 /yr
Range: $71K - $86K

$71K

$86K

$70,991 - $85,829 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Technical Writer II

$110,681

 /yr
Range: $82K - $129K

$82K

$129K

$81,817 - $128,842 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Technical Writer II

$69,591

 /yr
Range: $60K - $93K

$60K

$93K

$60,181 - $92,561 Range

Cray
4.0

Cray

Technical Writer II

$89,150

 /yr
Range: $74K - $105K

$74K

$105K

$74,235 - $105,244 Range

Johnson Controls
3.6

Johnson Controls

Technical Writer II

$68,804

 /yr
Range: $67K - $84K

$67K

$84K

$67,437 - $84,478 Range

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Aquent
4.3

Aquent

Technical Writer II - Hourly Contractor

$48

 /hr
Range: $42 - $73

$42

$73

$42 - $73 Range

BAE Systems
3.9

BAE Systems

Technical Writer II

$82,268

 /yr
Range: $82K - $82K

$82K

$82K

$82,268 - $82,268 Range

Scientific Research Corporation
4.4

$69,253

 /yr
Range: $64K - $70K

$64K

$70K

$63,681 - $70,090 Range

Volt Information Sciences
3.2

Volt Information Sciences

Technical Writer II - Hourly Contractor

$47

 /hr
Range: $42 - $66

$42

$66

$42 - $66 Range

Management Science Associates, Inc.
3.3

$60K

$72K

$59,656 - $72,013 Range

Cayman Chemical Company
3.3

$89K

$97K

$88,942 - $97,166 Range

Q2 Software
3.9

Q2 Software

Technical Writer II
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$71K -$79K

$71K

$79K

$71,346 - $79,136 Range

CACI International
3.8

$57K

$64K

$56,989 - $64,273 Range

Science and Engineering Services
3.3

$64K

$88K

$63,509 - $88,172 Range

Aquent
4.3

Aquent

Technical Writer II - Hourly

$46

$52

$46 - $52 Range

F5
4.1

F5

Technical Writer II

$73K

$79K

$72,516 - $79,102 Range

Jamf
4.3

Jamf

Technical Writer II

$78K

$84K

$77,690 - $84,217 Range

URS Corporation
3.1

URS Corporation

Technical Writer II - Hourly

$26

$38

$26 - $38 Range

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$98,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$200/yr

10 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 4 to 6 years of experience

$56,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

19 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 7 to 9 years of experience

$78,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

19 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/yr

23 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

25 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 4 to 6 years of experience

$86,626

/yrAvg Base Salary

32 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 7 to 9 years of experience

$83,200

/yrAvg Base Salary

33 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 4 to 6 years of experience

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$200/yr

47 days ago by a Technical Writer II with 4 to 6 years of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

48 days ago by a Tech Writer II with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Technical Writer II salaries

The national average salary for a Technical Writer II is $75,748 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Technical Writer II salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 147 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Technical Writer II employees.

The highest salary for a Technical Writer II in United States is $106,887 per year.

The lowest salary for a Technical Writer II in United States is $53,680 per year.

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