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Senior Technical Writer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$89,311
$5,865
Additional Cash Compensation
$95,176
Total Compensation
Median: $89K
Min: $76K
Max: $98K

How Much Does a Senior Technical Writer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer in Austin is $89,311. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in Austin is $5,865. The average total compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in Austin is $95,176. Senior Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Senior Technical Writer employees in Austin.

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Senior Technical Writer jobs in Austin

Sr. Technical Writer

Austin
1 month ago
+44
As a Senior Technical Writer, you’ll be embedded in product teams to tackle complex problems and produce helpful, informative guides for our customers. You’ll set the example for best practices in user-centered technical writing amongst your peers as part of our cross-functional UX team. 

Developer Docs Technical Writer

Austin
1 day ago
+58
We are looking for an enthusiastic Technical Writer with a passion for producing high-quality API/developer documentation that contributes to the overall success of our products. The Technical Writer will work directly with supporting teams and product managers to create conceptual, reference, best practice, and how-to developer documentation. You will document new products and features from scratch, as well as edit and reorganize existing content.

FedRAMP Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+34
Detail Orientated technical writing with security auditing/assessment experience and using knowledge to develop, edit, and revise documentation including standard operating procedures, system security plans, and policies and procedures for FedRAMP. Ability to collaborate and review System Security Plans (SSPs), Security Assessment Reports (SARs), and documents with System Owners, Project Teams, and other applicable Stakeholders  Written and Oral Communication - Expresses information to individuals or groups effectively with the ability to influence changes in processes and behaviors; creates clear and convincing written documentation.  Problem Solving - Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make a recommendation.

Sr. Technical Writer

Austin
2 months ago
+34
We are looking for a self-starting, detail-oriented, experienced Technical Writer to join our SaaS documentation team and help us on our mission to provide our users the information they need to be successful – in real time. To accomplish this, we create online IT administrator docs and KB-style articles, as well as in-app labels and messages. In the process of creating content for our SaaS identity management customers, you’ll work with members of several other teams: Product Management, Engineering, UX/UI design, DevOps, QA, Professional Services and Support in a dynamic, continuous delivery deployment environment. You’ll need to be willing to dig for answers sometimes.

Sr Technical Writer, Reporting Documentation

Austin
1 week ago
+50
You will be a member of a small team creating product documentation for internal services, partners, and clients who implement and manage Medallia Experience Cloud. Your (initial) focus will be documenting how to create and manage the reports our clients use to analyze the experiences of their customers. This is a dynamic environment where you can test your skills across a range of product functionality: you are not going to be documenting the same feature for the next ten years.

Senior Technical Writer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Technical Writer salary in Austin is between $90k - $100k.

Average Senior Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Technical Writer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $91,220 on average.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Senior Technical Writer salary for women is $84,473 and the average Senior Technical Writer salary for men is $92,539.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $92,770.

Average Content salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $48,567
Min: $35K
Max: $80K
Copywriter $62,928
Min: $41K
Max: $85K
Content Manager $73,143
Min: $54K
Max: $100K
Technical Writer $76,297
Min: $41K
Max: $110K
Content Marketing Manager $80,412
Min: $60K
Max: $104K
Content Strategist $85,250
Min: $30K
Max: $120K
Senior Technical Writer $89,311
Min: $76K
Max: $98K

Recent Senior Technical Writer salaries in Austin

$75,946
Yearly Salary
A Principal Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,946 with +$7,594 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $93,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$92,539
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $92,539 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $88,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $88,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $93,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $93,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$84,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $84,000
500+ Employees
Austin
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