2019 Technical Writer Salary Austin (Updated Daily) | Built In Austin
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Austin

Technical Writer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$75,250
$1,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$76,750
Total Compensation
Median: $75K
Min: $41K
Max: $96K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Austin is $75,250. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in Austin is $1,500. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in Austin is $76,750. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Austin.

Austin by the numbers

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Total number of Tech companies in Austin
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Technical Writer jobs in Austin
3

Lead Writer & Content Creator

Austin
1 day ago
+29
The Lead Writer & Content Creator will partner with other functions of the Marketing team to write compelling assets across a variety of formats, all designed to contribute to and positively impact the entire business. The Lead Writer will help us tell stories about our product, our customers, and our market as we continually focus on improved product adoption, customer retention, and new customer growth.

Sr. Technical Writer

Austin
1 week ago
+36
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. 

Senior UX Content Writer

Austin
3 weeks ago
+19
Collaborate with product managers, engineers, and designers to define broad requirements and product goals, with localization efforts at the forefront of your approach. Refine copy in prototypes of various fidelity to validate new product concepts. Relentlessly champion the user experience by defining a broad language strategy within our digital experiences . Identify copy-related usability issues for upcoming feature releases and collaboratively align on a solution. Tackle fiendishly complex UX copy problems and provide clarity for the team as you break them down into viable, user-centered solutions. Analyze engagement metrics on in-flight pilots, and rapidly iterate the copy strategy with an eye towards constant improvement. Partner with our marketing organization to embed the proper voice and tone of H-E-B in to all of our digital products and interfaces. Be the fountain of knowledge - keep the company in sync with digital copy guidelines: voice, tone, content localization, digital FAQ needs and dependencies, etc.

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 51-200 employees, earning $76,000 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $79,500 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $76,000.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $89,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $67,000.

Average Product salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Product Analyst $60,333
Min: $38K
Max: $100K
Technical Writer $75,250
Min: $41K
Max: $96K
Product Designer $88,365
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Senior Technical Writer $90,923
Min: $84K
Max: $98K
Product Owner $101,585
Min: $73K
Max: $133K
Product Marketing Manager $108,670
Min: $62K
Max: $149K
Product Manager $113,778
Min: $80K
Max: $147K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $133,423
Min: $95K
Max: $158K
Senior Product Manager $138,676
Min: $109K
Max: $191K
Director of Product Management $161,640
Min: $125K
Max: $225K
Vice President of Product $188,500
Min: $130K
Max: $280K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $201,333
Min: $180K
Max: $250K

Austin Companies with the Highest Product Salaries

+48
Artificial Intelligence, Consumer Web
+31
Legal Tech
+28
eCommerce, Software

Recent Technical Writer salaries in Austin

$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
$67,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $67,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$41,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $41,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
500+ Employees
Austin
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