Technical Writer I Hourly Wages

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Alternate Job Titles: Technical Writer I, Entry Level Technical Writer

What is the average hourly pay rate for Technical Writer I?
The hourly wages for someone with the job title Technical Writer I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of hourly wages for people with the job title Technical Writer I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Technical Writer I in the United States that make less than that hourly rate. For example the median expected hourly pay for a typical Technical Writer I in the United States is $24 an hour, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Technical Writer I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $24 an hour.

Source: HR Reported data as of December 2014

Median $24
  • 10%$17
  • 25%$21
  • 75%$27
  • 90%$30

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Job Description for Technical Writer I

Writes a variety of technical articles, reports, brochures, and/or manuals for documentation for a wide range of uses. May be responsible for coordinating the display of graphics and the production of the document. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Works under immediate supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Technical Writer I job description

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