Technical Writer And Editor

Technical Writer And Editor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$63,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$63,000
Median 50%
$89,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
AT&T
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a technical writer and editor make?
As a Technical Writer And Editor in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $63,829 per year or $30.69 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $89,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $45,000 per year. Most Technical Writer And Editor jobs are in Professional companies and Technology companies. Some of the states with the best Technical Writer And Editor salaries are Washington, Massachusetts, California, District of Columbia, and Alaska. The typical tenure for a Technical Writer And Editor is 3.4 years.
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Average Technical Writer And Editor Salary By Location

Across America, Technical Writer And Editors make on average $63,829 annually or $30.69 hourly. The city with the highest Technical Writer And Editor salary is San Francisco, CA at $91,376 per year. Even an entry-level Technical Writer And Editor makes $56,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Technical Writer And Editor salaries are Washington, Massachusetts, California, District of Columbia, and Alaska. Idaho, Louisiana, Iowa, North Dakota, and South Dakota are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$91,376
2
Seattle, WA
$85,038
3
Burlington, MA
$79,908
4
Washington, DC
$74,440
5
Reston, VA
$74,386

Average Technical Writer And Editor Salary By Company

Technical Writer And Editor jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Professional companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Technical Writer And Editors. Companies like AT&T or KBR will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Science Applications International ... and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory report highly competitive salaries for Technical Writer And Editors.

Average Technical Writer And Editor Pay By Industry

Wages for Technical Writer And Editors can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Non Profits companies, and Construction companies pay higher-than-average wages for Technical Writer And Editors. Technology companies pay their Technical Writer And Editors the highest wages, averaging $66,467 per year. Non Profits companies and Construction companies pay well too, at $62,976 and $62,583, respectively. The average salary for Technical Writer And Editors in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $58,059.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$66,467
2
Non Profits
$62,976
3
Construction
$62,583
4
Manufacturing
$61,499
5
Professional
$60,586

Recently Added Technical Writer And Editor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
11/25/2019
$81,780
Air Force Materiel Command
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11/25/2019
$74,596
Washington University of St. Louis
Technical Writer and Editor
11/25/2019
$39,894
National Archives and Records Administration
Technical Writer and Editor
11/16/2019
$99,172
Amarx Search
Technical Writer and Editor
10/31/2019
$62,610
Technical Writer and Editor
10/25/2019
$77,130
10/23/2019
$61,608
City of Portland, or
Technical Writer and Editor
09/29/2019
$30,387
City of Portland
Technical Writer and Editor
09/28/2019
$30,387
Air Force Materiel Command
Technical Writer and Editor
09/27/2019
$63,818
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