How much does a Technical Writer II make in the United States? The average Technical Writer II salary in the United States is $71,128 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $63,948 and $79,529. 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. 

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Job Description for Technical Writer II

Technical Writer II creates and publishes technical documentations and manuals. Collects and interprets technical data or information and coordinates layout for publication. Being a Technical Writer II typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Technical Writer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Technical Writer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Lynn Beall, Executive Vice President and COO-Media Operations
TEGNA Inc. operates as a media company in the United States. The company operates television stations and radio stations that deliver television programming and digital content. It offers content and information to consumers across various platforms. The company also provides solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Mar... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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