Technical Writer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$88,831
$8,360
Additional Cash Compensation
$97,191
Total Compensation
Median: 80,000
Min: $61K
Max: $115K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Austin is $88,831. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in Austin is $8,360. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in Austin is $97,191. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Austin.

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Technical Writer jobs in Austin

Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
Q2 is seeking an energetic, innovative, “out of the box” thinker with a passion for writing, software, and technology to join our Technical Writing team as a Technical Writer. The ideal candidate will create, review, edit, and publish technical documentation using a docs-as-code approach for Q2 products and internal processes. RESPONSIBILITIES: Interviews developers, product owners, project managers, implementation engineers, and other subject

Technical Writer

Austin
3 hours ago
About Us At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal: to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers approximately 25 million Internet properties, for customers ranging from individual bloggers to SMBs to Fortune 500 companies. Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet

Technical writer

Austin
1 week ago
Knock knock.  Hey there, here’s your Global Service Delivery with your Knowledge Management package! GSD is the department umbrella that covers Knowledge Management. We were a small team with big dreams, and now we’re growing rapidly and need more awesome people. Wise Mission We at Wise strive to make money free. Our mission is money without borders or costs. If you believe in free money, too, then you already have a foot on the gas to help drive our

Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
About MethodMethod is a developer-first API that makes it easy for developers to connect a user's debts and embed debt repayment on their apps. Method works with over 15,000+ financial institutions enabling payments to any type of consumer debt - including credit cards, student loans, car loans, and mortgages - all through a single API. We manage the entire process, including KYC, linking a users debts, and flow of funds, allowing developers to

Technical Writer

Who We Are The name ThousandEyes was born from two big ideas: the power to see things not ordinarily possible and the ability to collect insights from a multitude of vantage points. As organizations rely more on cloud services and the internet, the network has become a black box they can't understand. Our internet and cloud intelligence platform delivers the only collectively powered view of the internet, cloud and SaaS platforms, helping

UX Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
Reports to: Head of UX Location: Remote US Compensation Range: $79,250 to $105,000 base plus bonus and equity What We Do: Founded in 2015 by former NSA cyber operators, Huntress was built on a simple premise: to force hackers to earn every inch of their access.  Today’s cyber-attacks aren’t limited to large organizations with the security tools that can ward off threats. Hackers don't discriminate and will find a way to penetrate any vulnerability in

Technical Writer - Austin, TX

Austin
2 weeks ago
  The Role: The Technical Writer (TW) works on writing content for a variety of documents that support our ongoing transportation projects. Writing tasks range from authorship of end‑user guides to copy-editing of technical design documents. Writers drive collaboration between departments by interviewing subject matter experts (SMEs) for content, such as software developers, system engineers, and project leads. Technical Writers also gather

Technical Writer (Release & Documentation) --Duo Security

Austin
6 days ago
Duo Security, now part of Cisco, is the leading multi-factor authentication (MFA) and secure access provider. Duo + Cisco = Disco With the Most Loved Company in Security and the global leader in network technology joining forces, there are more exciting opportunities than ever to be at the forefront of securing the cloud. Our mission is simple: democratize security by making it easy and effective for everyone. We're transforming security from the

Technical Writer Salary ranges

Average Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Technical Writer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $110,000 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $100,000 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $83,667.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $90,000.

Average Content salaries in Austin

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Copywriter$60,272
Min: $40K
Max: $120K
Content Manager$63,300
Min: $35K
Max: $100K
Editor$66,555
Min: $35K
Max: $80K
Content Marketing Manager$84,579
Min: $60K
Max: $136K
Senior Technical Writer$88,290
Min: $61K
Max: $112K
Technical Writer$88,831
Min: $61K
Max: $115K
Content Strategist$101,275
Min: $50K
Max: $130K

Skills that affect Technical Writer salaries in Austin

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Editing
1% have this skill
2
Administrative Support
1% have this skill
3
Talent Strategy
1% have this skill
4
Fact checking
1% have this skill
5
Recruitment
1% have this skill
6
HTML / CSS
1% have this skill

Recent Technical Writer salaries in Austin

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Austin
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Manuscript Creative reported a yearly salary of $80,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Manager of Learning Experience & Technical Communications reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Information Developer reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead UX Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Austin
$61,000
Yearly Salary
A Product Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $61,000 with +$1,800 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
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