Technical Writer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,694 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 20, 2018
Average salary
$32.41 per hour
  • Most Reported
$8.65
$71.15
Salary Distribution

How much does a Technical Writer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $32.41 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 3,694 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Technical Writer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Technical Writer is less than 1 year.
Technical Writer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$58.89 per hour
$46.93 per hour
$43.44 per hour
$37.75 per hour
$36.99 per hour
$56.27 per hour
$43.92 per hour
$42.69 per hour
$40.07 per hour
$37.53 per hour
Technical Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$42.07 per hour
$36.59 per hour
$30.93 per hour
$34.74 per hour
$39.43 per hour

Technical Writer job openings

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General Electric
Madison, WI
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