Senior Technical Writer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 29 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 29, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$136,426 per year
65% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$68,000
$206,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Senior Technical Writer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer is $136,426 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 65% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 29 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Senior Technical Writer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Senior Technical Writer is 1-3 years.
Senior Technical Writer salaries by company in San Jose, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$139,644 per year
Senior Technical Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$75,937 per year
$72.73 per hour
$59.87 per hour
$48.68 per hour
$48.59 per hour

Senior Technical Writer job openings

Technical Writer Intern
Splunk
San Jose, CA
Senior Technical Writer, Partner Device Lifecycle
Netflix
Los Gatos, CA
Technical Writer
StackRox
Mountain View, CA
Senior Technical Writer jobs in San Jose, CA