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Technical Writer Salary

How much does a Technical Writer make in the United States?
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$75,933 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$37 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,194 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average technical writer salary in United States is $75,933 or an equivalent hourly rate of $37. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,194. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$53,996 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$93,934 (USD)

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