2019 Technical Writer Salary Seattle | Built In Seattle
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Technical Writer salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$94,412
$115,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$209,412
Total Compensation
Median: $94K
Min: $70K
Max: $224K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Seattle is $94,412. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in Seattle is $115,000. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in Seattle is $209,412. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Seattle from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Seattle.

Seattle by the numbers

1,614
Total number of Tech companies in Seattle
5,653
Total number of tech users on Built In Seattle
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Seattle Companies with the Highest Content Salaries

+28
HR Tech
+19
Security, Software
+5
eCommerce
+23
Mobile

Technical Writer Salary ranges

The most common Technical Writer salary in Seattle is between $80k - $90k.

Average Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Technical Writer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $96,577 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $80,000 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $85,000.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $154,500.

Average Content salaries in Seattle

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Copywriter $65,071
Min: $33K
Max: $87K
Editor $72,929
Min: $47K
Max: $116K
Content Marketing Manager $82,500
Min: $52K
Max: $113K
Content Manager $88,950
Min: $73K
Max: $115K
Technical Writer $94,412
Min: $70K
Max: $224K
Senior Technical Writer $105,091
Min: $71K
Max: $127K
Content Strategist $113,100
Min: $90K
Max: $151K

Technical Writer jobs in Seattle
2

Technical Writer

Bellevue
2 weeks ago
+18
You: You enjoy turning existing support and engineering ticket content into elegant, easy to consume, customer-facing content. You enjoy making complex technical subjects easier for customers understand. You see value in how your content helps Apptio case deflection and customer self-service. You are; A rapid learner, unafraid to dive deep into complicated subject matter and willing to self-serve information Strong focus on the customer

Technical Writer

Seattle
15 hours ago
Producing high quality technical documentation. Working with the product and engineering teams to write help topics, and develop a knowledge bases. Assisting with in-depth technical articles on open source topics. Building frameworks to support style guides and scaling technical documentation processes. Assisting with documentation on SDKs, and developer oriented documentation.

Recent Technical Writer salaries in Seattle

$224,000
Yearly Salary
A Executive Director reported a yearly salary of $224,000 with +$225,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Seattle
>10 Reports
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Seattle
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $96,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $96,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$69,500
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $69,500
500+ Employees
Seattle
$102,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $102,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$69,500
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $69,500
500+ Employees
Seattle
$102,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $102,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
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