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Technical Writer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$58,990/yr
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$44K
Low
$59K
Average
$80K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,181
Range$728 - $9,663
How much does a Technical Writer make?

The national average salary for a Technical Writer is $58,990 in United States. Filter by location to see Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5,993 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Technical Writer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Epic
      $46,723/yr
      Range: $41K - $71K
      57 salaries
      $46,723/yr
      $41K$71K
      Wipro
      $72,621/yr
      Range: $61K - $88K
      30 salaries
      $72,621/yr
      $61K$88K
      MathWorks
      $73,000/yr
      Range: $64K - $113K
      19 salaries
      $73,000/yr
      $64K$113K
      Google
      $118,093/yr
      Range: $70K - $138K
      18 salaries
      $118,093/yr
      $70K$138K
      Hewlett-Packard
      $57,871/yr
      Range: $43K - $112K
      16 salaries
      $57,871/yr
      $43K$112K
      Larsen & Toubro
      $48,138/yr
      Range: $47K - $63K
      14 salaries
      $48,138/yr
      $47K$63K
      National Instruments
      $47,936/yr
      Range: $46K - $51K
      13 salaries
      $47,936/yr
      $46K$51K

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      Amazon
      $90,000/yr
      Range: $71K - $98K
      13 salaries
      $90,000/yr
      $71K$98K
      Oracle
      $77,672/yr
      Range: $46K - $115K
      12 salaries
      $77,672/yr
      $46K$115K
      Qtech Solutions
      $60,542/yr
      Range: $51K - $63K
      11 salaries
      $60,542/yr
      $51K$63K
      Cisco Systems
      $98,960/yr
      Range: $77K - $118K
      11 salaries
      $98,960/yr
      $77K$118K
      NIIT
      $59,784/yr
      Range: $52K - $60K
      11 salaries
      $59,784/yr
      $52K$60K
      TEKsystems
      $37/hr
      Range: $18 - $72
      10 salaries
      $37/hr
      $18$72
      Fiserv
      $60,072/yr
      Range: $26K - $90K
      10 salaries
      $60,072/yr
      $26K$90K
      Pacific West Corporation
      $39,354/yr
      Range: $39K - $71K
      9 salaries
      $39,354/yr
      $39K$71K
      Lockheed Martin
      $50,500/yr
      Range: $34K - $79K
      9 salaries
      $50,500/yr
      $34K$79K
      Infotech Valley
      $52,434/yr
      Range: $48K - $76K
      9 salaries
      $52,434/yr
      $48K$76K
      Marvell Semiconductor
      $75,587/yr
      Range: $57K - $85K
      8 salaries
      $75,587/yr
      $57K$85K
      Microsoft
      $106,310/yr
      Range: $82K - $126K
      8 salaries
      $106,310/yr
      $82K$126K
      RCM Technologies
      $21/hr
      Range: $17 - $24
      8 salaries
      $21/hr
      $17$24

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $40,000
      per year
      A Technical Writer in the Florence, SC Area area reported making $40,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Florence, SC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $38,500
      per year
      A Technical Writer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $38,500 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2k cash bonus
      $3k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $46
      hourly
      A Technical Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $46 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $60,000
      per year
      A Technical Writer in the Spokane, WA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Spokane, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $22
      hourly
      A Technical Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
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