Technical Writer salary in US

Average Base Salary in US

$77,405
$9,580
Additional Cash Compensation
$86,985
Total Compensation
Median: 70,000
Min: $34K
Max: $224K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in US?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in US is $77,405. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in US is $9,580. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in US is $86,985. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Technical Writer employees in US.

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Technical Writer jobs in US
82

Technical Writer

Remote
1 day ago
Location: AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, MD, MI, MN, NC, NJ, NV, NY, OR, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WITelesign connects, protects and proactively defends companies, customers and the digital interactions between them. With powerful AI that delivers identity with speed, accuracy and global reach, we enable Continuous Trust. Empowering companies to transact, communicate and engage with their customers free of fear, Continuous Trust makes the promise of

Technical Writer

East Bay
1 week ago
The CompanyAstra's mission is to improve life on Earth from space by creating a healthier and more connected planet. Astra delivered its first commercial payload into Earth orbit in 2021, making it the fastest company in history to reach this milestone, just five years after being founded in 2016. By achieving monthly, weekly, then daily launches, we'll create the infrastructure services our customers need in space to build a healthier and more

Technical Writer

Chicago, IL
8 months ago
77 West Wacker Dr (35012), United States of America, Chicago, Illinois Technical Writer Capital One is seeking a technical writer to join the Card Architecture Team to help document the outputs from architecture related design discussions, forums, and workshops. These outputs will empower our Product, Engineering, Architecture, and Senior Leadership Teams with better understanding of our current and target state architectures and help them make

Senior Technical Writer

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
Pax8 is the leading value-added cloud-based SaaS distributor, simplifying the cloud journey for our partners by integrating technology, business intelligence and proactive service to deliver an unparalleled experience. Serving thousands of partners through the indirect sales channel, our mission is to be the world's favorite place to buy cloud products. We are a fast-growing, dynamic and high-energy startup organization, allowing you to make a

Technical Writer - Manager

Remote
4 days ago
At Teachable we empower creators to transform their knowledge into income. To accomplish this, our products enable individuals and small businesses to create, host, and sell online courses and coaching. Teachable Creators have tens of thousands of active creators who’ve reached more than 45 million students around the world, teaching a diverse array of topics, ranging from crafting to card tricks to coding. Fifty million people worldwide consider

Senior Technical Writer

Remote
4 days ago
Ready to be a Titan?As a senior technical writer at ServiceTitan, you'll be part of and represent the Documentation team across the Product org and beyond. You'll be supporting assigned product areas through engaging and effective documentation, including release notes and supporting documentation for new features, product improvements, in-app education, and other customer-facing needs. The Documentation team is composed of talented tech writers

Staff Technical Writer

Boston, MA
4 months ago
Toast is by building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love. About this roll* (Responsibilities)  Toast is looking for a Staff Technical Writer to join our engineering documentation team and play a critical role in designing and developing technical documentation for complex, cloud-based software. At Toast, the engineering documentation team develops

Staff Technical Writer - Distributed US, Canada

New York City, NY
1 day ago
What you build and where it takes you shouldn't be limited by the capabilities of your database. We created CockroachDB to be the most highly evolved, cloud-native, distributed SQL database on the planet. Making scale so simple, you don't even have to think about it. Making data so resilient, it becomes impossible to destroy. Making delivery so seamless, your apps run anywhere. Join us on our mission to build a different breed of database—one

Senior Technical Writer - Distributed US, Canada

New York City, NY
1 week ago
Databases are the beating heart of every business in the world What you build and where it takes you shouldn't be limited by the capabilities of your database. We created CockroachDB to be the most highly evolved, cloud-native, distributed SQL database on the planet. Making scale so simple, you don't even have to think about it. Making data so resilient, it becomes impossible to destroy. Making delivery so seamless, your apps run anywhere. Join us

Technical Writer, Sales Engineering - Remote, US

Remote
*Axon requires employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, unless a medical or religious accommodation is approved. As such, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination.Location: This is a Remote Role in the United States.Your ImpactAs a Technical Writer within Sales Engineering, you will be responsible for providing analysis of customer requirements and developing technical

Technical Writer

San Francisco, CA
5 days ago
Technical Writer San Francisco, CA / Remote (anywhere across USA) What’s the story? We started out in 2014 with a vision to simplify the digital cross-border payments experience for complex markets. Over time, we grew into a global Fintech platform, regulated in over 40 markets and reaching across 190+ countries. Today we are a universal platform for financial services and our modular services straddle cross-border payments, card issuance, and

Technical Writer

Chicago, IL
4 months ago
Industry Background:  As more companies move key parts of their business to the cloud, it's critical to ensure that data and information are secure. Two functions that play a key role are developers and security teams. To date, innovation has been focused on development teams – who can now do more, faster. The security teams are not able to keep up and that creates risk for the organization.    The Company:  The oak9 platform analyzes infrastructure

Technical Writer Salary ranges

The most common Technical Writer salary in US is between $80k - $90k.

Average Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Technical Writer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $100,114 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $85,138 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $80,345.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $93,212. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $63,500.

Skills that affect Technical Writer salaries in US

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Recent Technical Writer salaries in US

$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Editor reported a yearly salary of $97,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Greater Boulder Area
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Other
1,000+ Employees
San Francisco, CA
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Writer 1 reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Remote
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago, IL
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A ? reported a yearly salary of $95,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Remote
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Remote
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Remote
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$12,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Greater Boulder Area
$77,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $77,000 with +$9,300 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Remote
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $60,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Philadelphia, PA
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