Salary Details for a Technical Writer at Google

Updated Jul 25, 2022

Total Pay Estimate & Range

Total Pay
$116,911/yrBase Pay
$48,327/yrAll Additional PaySee Total Pay Breakdown below


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The estimated total pay for a Technical Writer at Google is $165,238 per year. This number represents 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 base pay is $116,911 per year. The estimated additional pay is $48,327 per year. Additional pay could include bonus, stock, commission, profit sharing or tips. 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 Breakdown


Total Pay

Pay TypePay EstimateMost Likely Range% of Total Pay
Base Pay
$116,911/yr$74K - $184K70.8%
$15,516/yr$12K - $22K9.4%
$32,811/yr$25K - $46K19.9%

What are some related job titles for a Technical Writer?

Some related job titles are Project Manager/Technical Writer salaries with median pay of $92,397, Senior Technical Writer salaries with median pay of $94,625, Technical Writer/Editor salaries with median pay of $69,400, Technical Writing salaries with median pay of $73,110.

Current Job Openings for a Technical Writer at Google

Technical Writer
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Google Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $66,523 per year in United States, which is 59% lower than the average Google salary of $165,238 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Technical Writer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $61,696 per year and goes up to $137,400 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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