Technical Writer III Salary in the United States

How much does a Technical Writer III make in the United States? The average Technical Writer III salary in the United States is $83,313 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $74,471 and $92,866. Salary ranges 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Technical Writer III creates and publishes technical documentations and manuals. Collects and interprets technical data or information and coordinates layout for publication. Being a Technical Writer III requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Technical Writer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Technical Writer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Technical Writer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Technical Writer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Technical Writer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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