How much does a Technical Writing Manager make in the United States? The average Technical Writing Manager salary in the United States is $103,869 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $94,103 and $123,541. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $94,103 10% $85,211 90% $141,451 75% $123,541 $103,869 50%(Median)
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Technical Writer

Catapult Recruiting - Beaverton, OR

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Walmart - Cupertino, CA

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OrangePeople - Fremont, CA

Technical Writer III (Pharmaceutical Industry)

Sunrise Systems, Inc. - Hayward, CA

Job Description for Technical Writing Manager

Technical Writing Manager manages and reviews the work of supervisors and a group of technical writers. Ensures standard documentation methods are followed by staffs. Being a Technical Writing Manager provides guidance on writing very complex technical documentations. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Technical Writing Manager typically reports to a senior manager. The Technical Writing Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Technical Writing Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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