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Technical Writer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$76,297
$5,179
Additional Cash Compensation
$81,476
Total Compensation
Median: $76K
Min: $41K
Max: $110K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Austin is $76,297. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in Austin is $5,179. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in Austin is $81,476. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Austin.

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Technical Writer jobs in Austin

Sr. Technical Writer

Austin
4 weeks 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. 

Content Writer

Austin
1 week ago
+31
LumApps is seeking a Content Writer to create engaging content for our Marketing and Communications teams. This is a great opportunity for someone who has experience working on global campaigns, partnering with Communications and Product Marketing teams, and thrives in a fast-growing international start-up environment. Apply today! Responsibilities: Create coherent brand content in various formats about key topics, such as: articles, white

Sr UX Writer (Contract)

Austin
3 days ago
+45
As a Senior UX Writer, you will partner with our product teams and marketing to create cohesive narratives across multiple channels and touch points, evolve our voice and tone, and develop our writing standards. In this role, you will use empathy and customer data to inform your content choices and advocate for the user.

FedRAMP Technical Writer

Austin
1 week 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.

Developer Docs Technical Writer

Austin
2 weeks 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.

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
6 days 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.

Growth Marketing Team - Director/Manager/Analyst/Content - Copy Writer

Austin
1 week ago
+55
OJO Labs - Growth Marketing Team General Application - Director/Manager/Analyst/Content - Copy Writer  Why OJO?    We’re on a mission to empower people to make better decisions through the fusion of machine and human intelligence. We’re solving some of the biggest problems troubling the modern consumer experience. Through our unique, data-driven AI platform, we’ve introduced a fresh approach to the way people make important decisions. As part of

Technical Writer Salary ranges

The most common Technical Writer salary in Austin is between $70k - $80k.

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 $89,667 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $73,333.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $84,333. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $67,000.

Average Product salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Product Analyst $66,625
Min: $52K
Max: $100K
Technical Writer $76,297
Min: $41K
Max: $110K
Senior Technical Writer $89,311
Min: $76K
Max: $98K
Product Designer $91,990
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Associate Product Manager $99,400
Min: $87K
Max: $112K
Product Owner $105,585
Min: $73K
Max: $133K
Product Marketing Manager $111,017
Min: $62K
Max: $156K
Product Manager $114,699
Min: $80K
Max: $171K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $133,481
Min: $95K
Max: $158K
Senior Product Manager $136,002
Min: $100K
Max: $191K
Technical Product Manager $137,000
Min: $137K
Max: $137K
Director of Product Management $162,710
Min: $125K
Max: $225K
Director of Product Marketing $176,000
Min: $176K
Max: $176K
Vice President of Product $185,273
Min: $130K
Max: $280K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $201,333
Min: $180K
Max: $250K

Skills that affect Technical Writer salaries in Austin

1
Analytical Research
2% have this skill
2
Agile Product Development
1% have this skill
3
Product Rollout & Launch Strategy
1% have this skill
4
Editing
1% have this skill
5
Reader Personas
1% have this skill
6
Fact checking
1% have this skill

Recent Technical Writer salaries in 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
500+ 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
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$1,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$71,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $71,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$41,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $41,000
500+ Employees
Austin
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