Alternate Job Titles: Level I Technical Writing Supervisor, Technical Writing Supervisor I
How much does a Technical Writing Supervisor I make? The median annual Technical Writing Supervisor I salary is $72,337, as of January 30, 2017, with a range usually between $60,890-$78,341, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. 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 Supervisor I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Technical Writing Supervisor I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Technical Writing Supervisor I in the United States is $72,337, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Technical Writing Supervisor I in the United States are expected to make less than $72,337.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Technical Writing Supervisor I that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Technical Writing Supervisor I are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of February 2017
Supervises the daily activities of technical writers who produce articles, reports, brochures and manuals. Ensures standard documentation methods are followed by staff. Provides guidance on documenting complex technical information. A level I supervisor is considered a working supervisor with little authority for personnel actions. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. 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. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View full job description