2019 Technical Writer Salary Austin | Built In Austin
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Austin
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

2,163
Total number of Tech companies in Austin
69,555
Total number of tech users on Built In Austin
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Austin Companies with the Highest Product Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+13
Enterprise Web, Productivity
+16
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud
+21
eCommerce, Software

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 $62,800
Min: $38K
Max: $100K
Technical Writer $75,250
Min: $41K
Max: $96K
Product Designer $88,760
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Senior Technical Writer $90,923
Min: $84K
Max: $98K
Product Owner $101,796
Min: $73K
Max: $133K
Product Manager $108,500
Min: $55K
Max: $147K
Product Marketing Manager $110,021
Min: $62K
Max: $149K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $133,423
Min: $95K
Max: $158K
Senior Product Manager $138,919
Min: $109K
Max: $191K
Director of Product Management $166,550
Min: $132K
Max: $225K
Vice President of Product $188,500
Min: $130K
Max: $280K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $197,600
Min: $180K
Max: $250K

Technical Writer jobs in Austin
7

Writer/Researcher

+16
Create and develop drafts for non-fiction book projects. Research content from primary and secondary resources. Summarize collected research for team review. Write, edit and post blog and email content.

Technical Writer

Austin
3 days ago
+37
The ideal candidate will have experience managing and drafting document requirements and working with subject matter experts on breaking down and mapping software and/or service processes. We are looking for people that want to always be doing more and learning more and are willing to work to make it happen. Come and help us build the healthcare cloud of the future.

Product Marketing Writer

Austin
3 days ago
+17
As a seasoned writer, editor and content marketing manager, you’ll be responsible for writing, planning and executing a content strategy informed by broader marketing and product launch campaigns. The ideal candidate will have the ability to turn technical concepts into relatable and relevant content that satisfies our audience’s need to better understand what we do, why it matters and how it works.

Content Marketer & Writer

Austin
3 days ago
ShipStation is looking for a prolific wordsmith and talented content creator. A successful content marketer and writer will write and produce various projects (including blog) regularly, to expand our company’s digital footprint, awareness, subscribers, and leads. This role requires a high level of creativity, a dedication to metrics and reporting, and project management skills. This role will also manage our PR channels and must be detail oriented and well organized. You will be a primary point of contact for all things “words” for content and prove your genius through data.

Senior UX Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+26
Write thoughtful, helpful UX microcopy: headings, labels, calls to actions, errors. Define the problem space, discover what the customer needs to know, and help customers complete tasks, based on research, interviews with subject matter experts, and using the product. Partner closely with designers, researchers, writers, and engineers. Explore and test content by partnering with UX research and QA. Own and drive projects independently, while sharing your work frequently in critiques. Work from and contribute to style guide. Participate in developing and refining our voice and tone. Advocate for the customer in all aspects of your job. Work at both a detailed level and a strategic level.

INTERN, TECHNICAL WRITER

Austin
2 weeks ago
Assist with creating original user content for new topics/products in various platforms including video, in-app walkthroughs, and manuals.  Identify, write, and publish user content on topics not covered in content management systems. Examples include Geodata Services, occasional new product launches, Product Intro/Overview for online help. Maintain user content including reference guides and how-tos. This includes drafting and publishing updates to accurately reflect the most current user experience(s).  HTML/CSS project work for Online Help content.   Assume responsibilities of other assigned projects.

Customer Success Content Writer

Austin
2 weeks ago
Create and regularly improve high-quality external-facing content that supports Juniper Square’s customer base and business objectives. Present clear, concise and organized information in appropriate formats that helps answer customer questions. Leverage customer feedback and understand customer use cases to inform how to improve existing content and develop effective new content. Ensure consistency in vocabulary, tone, voice and quality across all types of documentation, whether the work of yourself or the work of others. Review, edit, and proofread materials written by others, as applicable. Collaborate with internal teams to effectively communicate key messages and project manage documentation publication to ensure on-time delivery.

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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