How much does a Technical Writer I make in the United States? The average Technical Writer I salary in the United States is $57,280 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $49,664 and $65,106. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Technical Writer I creates and publishes technical documentations and manuals. Collects and interprets technical data or information and coordinates layout for publication. Being a Technical Writer I typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. The Technical Writer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Technical Writer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Technical Writer I in the United States. The base salary for Technical Writer I ranges from $49,664 to $65,106 with the average base salary of $57,280. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $50,321 to $66,223 with the average total cash compensation of $58,135.