Technical Writer II Salary in Houston, Texas

How much does a Technical Writer II make in Houston, TX? The average Technical Writer II salary in Houston, TX is $68,984 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $60,879 and $78,753. 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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Skills Associated with Technical Writer II: Marketing Communications, Technical Writing, Document Creation Software

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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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