Technical Writing Director Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Director of Technical Writing, Technical Writing Director

What is the average annual salary for Technical Writing Director?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Technical Writing Director 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 annual salaries for people with the job title Technical Writing Director in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Technical Writing Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Technical Writing Director in the United States is $136,224 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $136,224.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $136,224
  • 10%$74,439
  • 25%$103,883
  • 75%$151,417
  • 90%$165,250

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Job Description for Technical Writing Director

Establishes, plans, and administers the overall policies and goals for the technical writing department. Develops standard documentation methods to effectively communicate product concepts and technical information. Oversees internal process documentation. Coordinates with other teams and departments to determine technical writing needs. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 10 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Technical Writing Director job description

Categories:  Media -- Print, Executive and Management

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Technical Writing Manager, Technical Writing Supervisor I, Technical Writing Supervisor II, Technical Writing Supervisor III, Technical Director, Technical Trainer, Technical Recruiter, Technical Writer III, Technical Support Manager

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