Senior Technical Writer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$151,286
$60,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$211,286
Total Compensation
Median: 135,000
Min: $120K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Senior Technical Writer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer in New York is $151,286. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in New York is $60,000. The average total compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in New York is $211,286. Senior Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Technical Writer employees in New York.

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Senior Technical Writer jobs in New York

Technical Writer, API Docs

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaTechnical Writer, API Docs API Technical Writer Capital One is seeking a Technical Writer to be a part of a team tasked with documenting the business-critical APIs and other developer tools available on our world-class internal and external portals. The work of this team is fundamental to empowering developers to build great products that reach tens of millions of consumers. The right

Senior Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
4 weeks ago
A pioneer in K-12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products help teachers identify the targeted instruction students need to build a strong foundation in early reading and math. All of our

Technical Writer - Remote

Remote
6 months ago
You are creative, original and a visionary. You think outside of the box. You love innovating, collaborating with colleagues and expanding your skills. If this sounds like you, you should consider joining EPAM as an Instructional Designer. Scroll down to learn more about the position's responsibilities and requirements.Our Learning Services Team helps clients realize transformation by identifying and bridging gaps in employee knowledge, behaviors

Technical Writer for Instructional Design - Remote

Remote
2 weeks ago
Are you passionate about writing for Instructional Design? We are hiring an instructional Design Writer to join our client consulting team to develop training for multiple industries. Here at EPAM, you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your skill while working on impactful solutions for exciting clients. If this sounds interesting to you, apply now!Req.#405119630RESPONSIBILITIES Work with client stakeholders and Subject Matter Experts

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
6 months ago
We're seeking a Technical Writer to join us in our mission to improve human health and quality of life through the development, distribution, and application of advanced computational methods. Schrödinger is on the cutting edge of computer-aided drug discovery and materials science. We set the record for the largest and fastest cloud-computing run, and our software suites continue to revolutionize the design of therapeutics and materials. FEP+

Technical Writer, Developer Documentation

Greater NYC Area
10 hours ago
We're looking for a Technical Writer on our Product Education team to use their knowledge of Figma, design, and software development to teach our users to successfully adopt Figma into their toolkit. With the rest of the Product Education Team, you will help us create written content for our Help Center and also contribute to video tutorials for our YouTube Channel. You'll also be establishing and owning a new area of expertise within the team as

Technical Writer, Developer Documentation

Remote
10 hours ago
We're looking for a Technical Writer on our Product Education team to use their knowledge of Figma, design, and software development to teach our users to successfully adopt Figma into their toolkit. With the rest of the Product Education Team, you will help us create written content for our Help Center and also contribute to video tutorials for our YouTube Channel. You'll also be establishing and owning a new area of expertise within the team as

Technical Writer, Developer Documentation

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Figma is growing our team of passionate people on a mission to make design accessible to all. Born on the Web, Figma helps entire product teams brainstorm, create, test, and ship better designs, together. From great products to long-lasting companies, we believe that nothing great is made alone—come make with us! We’re looking for a Technical Writer on our Product Education team to use their knowledge of Figma, design, and software development to

Technical Writer, Web3

Remote
2 weeks ago
Aptos is a people-first blockchain on a mission to help billions of people achieve universal and fair access to decentralized assets in a safe and scalable way. Founded by some of the original creators and maintainers that researched, designed, and built the Diem blockchain to serve this purpose, we have dedicated several years toward this mission. We believe the open-source Diem technology we have developed is an important foundation of a safe

Senior Technical Writer, Documentation

Remote
6 months ago
At Hiro, we’re making it easier for developers to build the next generation of smart contracts and decentralized apps. We build developer tools for Stacks, an open-source network which makes Bitcoin programmable. With Hiro, developers can test and deploy smart contracts, spin up nodes and other server-side resources for scaling, and get access to monitoring and analytics. Our solutions provide developers with the convenience and reliability they

Junior Technical Writer - System Documentation

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
Description Company Overview We are the global leader in securities finance services with offices in major financial centers around the world including New York, London, and Hong Kong as well as offices in Tokyo, Pune and Chandigarh - a global company for a truly global platform. Our innovative securities trading platform Next Generation Trading is the most active in the industry. On top of this we have a robust product offering including

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
TurnTo is looking for an individual to take on a dedicated role of Technical Writer, leading our internal and developer-facing documentation. This person should be a writer who loves digging into code, talking with product managers and developers, and can create well-formatted and easily digestible documentation. The Technical Writer will be responsible for creating and maintaining documentation sites for both customers and internal teams that cover implementation, best practices, and troubleshooting.

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 1-10 employees, earning $200,000 on average.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Senior Technical Writer salary for women is $137,000 and the average Senior Technical Writer salary for men is $146,250.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $154,000.

Average Content salaries in New York

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Technical Writer$83,992
Min: $40K
Max: $128K
Copywriter$86,224
Min: $53K
Max: $230K
Content Strategist$91,222
Min: $50K
Max: $210K
Editor$93,313
Min: $55K
Max: $131K
Content Manager$96,484
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Content Marketing Manager$119,482
Min: $40K
Max: $795K
Senior Technical Writer$151,286
Min: $120K
Max: $200K

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Recent Senior Technical Writer salaries in New York

$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
New York
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Technical Lead reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$140,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
5-10 Reports
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director, Content reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
New York
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$124,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $124,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
New York
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