Technical Writer Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 46 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 16, 2019
Average in San Jose, CA
$40.98 per hour
27% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$13.80
$82.35
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $40.98 per hour in San Jose, CA, which is 27% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 46 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 San Jose, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$70.00 per hour
$48.36 per hour
$35.00 per hour
$30.00 per hour
$26.00 per hour
$46.92 per hour
$114,034 per year
$110,000 per year
$116,638 per year
Technical Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$37.15 per hour
$45.65 per hour
$47.00 per hour
$36.86 per hour
$46.27 per hour

Technical Writer job openings

Technical Writer, Software Engineering
Google
Mountain View, CA
Technical Writer Intern
Splunk
San Jose, CA
Technical Writer, University Graduate
Google
Mountain View, CA
Technical Writer jobs in San Jose, CA