How much does a Technical Writing Supervisor make in the United States? The average Technical Writing Supervisor salary in the United States is $100,777 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $87,390 and $114,471. 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 Writing Supervisor

Technical Writing Supervisor supervises the daily activities and workflow of technical writers. Ensures standard documentation methods are followed by staff. Being a Technical Writing Supervisor provides guidance on writing complex technical documentations. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Technical Writing Supervisor typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Technical Writing Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. To be a Technical Writing Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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