Amazon Senior Technical Writer Salaries in Seattle, WA Area

Updated May 17, 2021



Base Pay Average

21 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




$28,895 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 7 salaries

$1 - $61,262 Range

$53,258 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 11 salaries

$17,296 - $144,103 Range

$2,883 Avg


Reported in 1 salaries

$2,883 - $2,883 Range
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How much does a Senior Technical Writer at Amazon make?

The typical Amazon Senior Technical Writer salary is $137,518. Senior Technical Writer salaries at Amazon can range from $95,821 - $194,151. This estimate is based upon 20 Amazon Senior Technical Writer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Senior Technical Writer at Amazon can expect to make an average total pay of $144,397 . See all Senior Technical Writer salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.


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