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: September 14, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$41.78 per hour
31% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$14.65
$82.60
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Technical Writer is $41.78 per hour in San Jose, CA, which is 31% 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
$49.03 per hour
$70.00 per hour
$35.00 per hour
$30.00 per hour
$26.00 per hour
$44.99 per hour
$110,000 per year
$94,380 per year
$109,610 per year
Technical Writer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$36.92 per hour
$43.19 per hour
$48.88 per hour
$32.82 per hour
$45.68 per hour

Technical Writer job openings

Technical Writer, User Documentation
Google
Mountain View, CA
Technical Writer, Software Engineering
Google
Mountain View, CA
Technical Writer, Platforms
Google
Sunnyvale, CA
Technical Writer jobs in San Jose, CA