Senior Technical Writer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$86,931
$10,424
Additional Cash Compensation
$97,355
Total Compensation
Median: $87K
Min: $61K
Max: $112K

How Much Does a Senior Technical Writer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer in Austin is $86,931. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in Austin is $10,424. The average total compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in Austin is $97,355. Senior Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Technical Writer employees in Austin.

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Senior Technical Writer jobs in Austin

Junior Technical Writer

Austin
3 weeks ago
+34
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

Technical Writer

Austin
1 week ago
+41
The Role: As an AlertMedia Technical Writer you will have a primary role in creating and maintaining accurate, engaging, user-friendly documentation about our product, integrations, and API.  You’ll be working to improve the end-user experience by providing just-in-time documentation for new features and ensuring existing documentation remains current when there are significant changes in the product. As a part of the Product team, you’ll always 

Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+45
We're looking for a self-starting, detail-oriented, experienced Technical Writer to join our documentation team.We create documentation that supports system administrators, implementers, and business users as they use SailPoint's suite of products to discover, secure, and manage every type of identity. The scope of our documentation includes initial setup, system configuration, and day-to-day operations. We also contribute to overall product

Technical Writer

Austin
3 days ago
+41
Amherst is revolutionizing the way U.S. real estate is priced, managed and financed in order to unlock opportunities for all market participants. Driven by data, analytics, and technology, Amherst has a 20-year history of anticipating where the next risks and opportunities are likely to emerge and designing actionable strategies for investors to capitalize on opportunities across residential real estate, commercial real estate and public

Technical Writer

Austin
1 week ago
+39
Who is Bold Commerce? Named one of North America’s fastest-growing companies by Deloitte, Bold Commerce provides innovative ecommerce technology for businesses of all sizes. We believe Bold brands should have the ability to create and customize powerful transaction experiences — across all channels. Staples Canada, Vera Bradley and Harry Rosen are among the 90,000+ brands in over 170 countries that trust Bold’s suite of ecommerce tools to power

Senior Technical Writer - Content Designer

Austin
10 months ago
+68
The Senior Content Designer is responsible for the development and curation of technical content for our products and support knowledge base articles, as well as leading significant projects for the Product Content Experience team. You will document new products and features from scratch, as well as edit and reorganize existing content. This role functions as a product subject matter expert, customer advocate, and content specialist. Senior Content Designers contribute to larger projects and conversations around process improvement, operational efficiency, and the creation of a world-class customer experience while balancing the daily demands of document creation in support of an agile product roadmap and robust existing catalogue of material.

Technical Writer

Austin
6 days ago
+42
About us: Mythic has developed a unified hardware and software platform featuring its unique Mythic Analog Compute Engine (Mythic ACE™) to deliver revolutionary power, cost, and performance that shatters digital barriers preventing AI innovation at the edge. The Mythic Analog Matrix Processor (Mythic AMP™) makes it much easier and more affordable to deploy powerful AI solutions, from the data center to the edge device. The company has raised over

Technical Writer - Austin, TX

Austin
1 day 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

UX / Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+16
UX / Technical Writer Are you looking for a role where you get to transform and create products? We are seeking a capable and talented writer — a problem solver at heart — to help us transform our product and create a best-in-class experience for our users.  As a UX / Technical Writer for the Product Team, you will drive cohesion across our product and materials. You will define and shape experiences and materials that guide and inspire people to

Technical Writer

Austin
1 week ago
+13
Skipper is looking for a Technical Writer to join us in the EdTech revolution. Education products? Yeah, old and dated. Skipper is all about creating a simple, innovative, and beautifully designed platform that customers actually love.   Series B or C? Not quite. Skipper is in its early seed stage, a high-speed and pre-revenue environment with a total of 10 employees. Our current private beta is a group of 200 homeschooling families that love our

Senior Technical Writer Salary ranges

Average Senior Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Technical Writer make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $87,625 on average.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Senior Technical Writer salary for women is $98,889 and the average Senior Technical Writer salary for men is $67,000.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $92,250.

Average Product salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Product Analyst $65,836
Min: $55K
Max: $78K
Senior Technical Writer $86,931
Min: $61K
Max: $112K
Associate Product Manager $88,414
Min: $65K
Max: $125K
Technical Writer $90,154
Min: $61K
Max: $115K
Product Designer $101,147
Min: $62K
Max: $195K
Product Owner $103,125
Min: $80K
Max: $125K
Product Manager $112,441
Min: $67K
Max: $199K
Technical Product Manager $113,250
Min: $90K
Max: $137K
Product Marketing Manager $113,778
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
Senior Product Manager $138,783
Min: $100K
Max: $176K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $139,300
Min: $126K
Max: $150K
Director of Product Marketing $150,500
Min: $125K
Max: $176K
Director of Product Management $173,265
Min: $125K
Max: $250K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $188,500
Min: $85K
Max: $250K
Vice President of Product $199,538
Min: $125K
Max: $320K

Skills that affect Senior Technical Writer salaries in Austin

1
Analytical Research
14% have this skill
2
HTML / CSS
11% have this skill
3
Editing
11% have this skill
4
Content Strategy
11% have this skill
5
B2B content
6% have this skill
6
Employee Relations
6% have this skill

Recent Senior Technical Writer salaries in Austin

$112,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $112,000 with +$16,800 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$61,000
Yearly Salary
A Newsletter Editor reported a yearly salary of $61,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$110,500
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $110,500 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $72,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $68,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Content Developer reported a yearly salary of $96,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$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
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