Technical Writer salary in US

Average Base Salary in US

$77,365
$9,580
Additional Cash Compensation
$86,945
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 $77,365. 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 $86,945. 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
89

Technical Writer

East Bay
2 days 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
3 days ago
Company overview Litera, headquartered in Chicago, IL, is a fast-growing software company and one of the leading legal technology suppliers in the world. Serving more than 90% of the world's largest law firms, our software is used by hundreds of thousands of lawyers every day. As a company recently selected for Crain's Best Places to Work in Chicago, we believe professional development, rewards programs, open communication, and transparent

Technical Writer

Remote
2 weeks 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

Greater Denver Area
3 weeks ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

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

Technical Writer / Senior Technical Writer

Remote
2 weeks ago
The GitLab DevOps platform empowers 100,000+ organizations to deliver software faster and more efficiently. We are one of the world’s largest all-remote companies with 1,800+ team members and values that guide a culture where people embrace the belief that everyone can contribute. As a Technical Writer at GitLab, you will be responsible for ensuring that the documentation for all of our products is clear, correct, comprehensive, and easy to use. We

IAM Technical Writer

Remote
4 days ago
Job DescriptionThe IAM Technical Writer is a critical member of the NBCU Cyber Security IAM Operations team responsible for being the face to our customers and providing excellent world class customer support. The Technical Writer interfaces with all our service team within Identity and Access Management. This position reports to the Manager for IAM Service Operations within the Cyber Security organization.ResponsibilitiesThe Technical Writer

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

Senior Technical Writer - Distributed US, Canada

New York City, NY
2 days 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

Staff Technical Writer - Distributed US, Canada

New York City, NY
2 weeks 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

Technical Writer - Summer Position (NGP VAN)

Washington DC
3 months ago
Overview Are you a passionate innovator looking to harness the power of technology to do more good? You've come to the right place. NGP VAN, together with ActionKit and Mobilize, delivers leading technology to Democratic and progressive campaigns as well as nonprofits.Our parent company, Bonterra, was formed by bringing together leading solutions from CyberGrants, EveryAction, Network for Good, Social Solutions and their respective entities to

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 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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