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 $48 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $42 and $57. 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. 

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Technomics, Inc. - Arlington , VA
We enable a wide range of clients across the Federal government, from senior level policy makers to ... Experience producing and editing reports for a non-technical audience to support multiple ...
LinkedIn - 51 days ago
FedWriters - Fairfax , VA
The Senior Technical Editor/Writer will also support FedWriters corporate projects, including business development (BD) writing and editing assignments. Responsibilities Include: * Provide editing ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 71 days ago
IT Mentor Group, Inc. - Norfolk , VA
The Technical Writer will assist NIWDC in conducting warfighting effectiveness assessments to ... senior executive service (SES) correspondence and presentations. ¬∑ Research classification ...
ZipRecruiter - 17 days ago
D&G Support Services - Woodbridge , VA
Experience in technical writing is preferred. * Experience with MS Office Suite, particularly Word ... Support the development and drafting of senior-level and high-visibility presentations. Provide ...
LinkedIn - 74 days ago
BlueForce Inc - Quantico , VA
BlueForce, Inc. is seeking to hire a Technical Writer/Editor Support for the US Joint Counterintelligence Training Center (JCITA), located on Quantico, Virginia. JCITA provides a full spectrum of ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
Solutions³ LLC - Arlington , VA
Solutions¬≥ LLC is looking for Cybersecurity Technical Writer & Editor to support this critical customer mission. Eligibility : * Must be a US Citizen * Must have an active DoD Secret clearance with ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 12 days ago
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