Senior Technical Editor Salary in the United States

How much does a Senior Technical Editor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Senior Technical Editor in the United States is $40 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $34 and $48. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Senior Technical Editor
Sunrise Systems Inc - San Jose , CA
The duties and responsibilities of the senior technical writer include: * Creates new and revised technical documentation, including hardware and software users' guides, quick reference guides ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
• Minimum 5yrs technical writing experience. • Prefer 8+yrs proposal and/or technical writing experience. • Interest in candidates with experience serving as a editor, writer, and/or reviewer
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Aquent - Seattle , WA
Global E Commerce Client is seeking a technical editor to work on Professional Services Department content. Will review technical patterns and ensure that the writing meets documentation quality ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Aerotek - Seattle , Washington
Seeking a Technical Editor and Writer to provide documentation quality control support to the Engineering Department. The Technical Editor and Writer position will provide support in developing ...
Aerotek Corporate - 4 days ago
Kelly Services - Sunnyvale , CA
Experience with reviewing and editing highly technical documents like production SOPs. * Expert user of Microsoft Word and Excel software. Strong knowledge of templates and Word Styles * Excellent ...
Kelly Services - 7 days ago
H Hunter IT Consulting - San Mateo , CA
Conducts research and ensures the use of proper technical terminology. * Translates SME information ... Engages in formatting, editing, and quality assurance on own work and the work of others - 6 days ago