Senior Technical Writer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$128,167
$20,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$148,167
Total Compensation
Median: $128K
Min: $81K
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 $128,167. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in New York is $20,000. The average total compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in New York is $148,167. Senior Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Senior Technical Writer employees in New York.

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Senior Technical Writer jobs in NYC

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
+37
Simon Data is looking for an experienced Technical Writer to join our team! If you are a candidate whose ideal next role is working to build a bridge between the Product and Engineering teams within a company and their customers, allowing for technical complexities to be discernible to a wide audience, then this is the role for you! You will partner closely with our Product and Engineering teams to build a document library that outlines our features in ways that are intuitive and well articulated. The successful candidate has experience distilling complex concepts into understandable, manageable tasks appropriate for diverse audiences. You will craft developer and user-facing software documentation. We are looking for someone who can quickly attain a solid understanding of our users’ needs (both internal and external) and build the content to help them best use our product to deliver amazing results.

Senior Technical Writer, Developer Documentation

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+41
We're looking for a Senior Technical Writer to join our team and help us create outstanding documentation that educates and guides our global community of customers and open source users to success, with a particular focus on the application developer experience. We are flexible on location but must be US-based.

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
21 hours ago
+47
At Nylas, our mission is to empower the world to communicate with context and insight. Our hosted sync platform and APIs enable developers to quickly integrate their apps with email, contacts, and calendar across all providers (including Exchange).   Nylas has raised over $30M from Spark Capital, 8VC, Data Collective, Fuel Capital, SV Angel and more. Our HQ is in San Francisco with offices in New York, Denver, Toronto, and several of us work

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
8 months 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

The most common Senior Technical Writer salary in New York is between $130k - $140k.

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 $127,000 and the average Senior Technical Writer salary for men is $150,000.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $153,167.

Average Product salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Product Analyst $83,862
Min: $62K
Max: $105K
Technical Writer $85,144
Min: $50K
Max: $115K
Associate Product Manager $96,875
Min: $80K
Max: $120K
Product Designer $111,069
Min: $45K
Max: $170K
Product Marketing Manager $111,135
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Product Manager $126,134
Min: $38K
Max: $205K
Product Owner $127,361
Min: $80K
Max: $250K
Senior Technical Writer $128,167
Min: $81K
Max: $200K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $135,141
Min: $105K
Max: $178K
Senior Product Manager $151,153
Min: $107K
Max: $273K
Director of Product Marketing $154,250
Min: $117K
Max: $172K
Technical Product Manager $163,000
Min: $151K
Max: $175K
Director of Product Management $166,110
Min: $100K
Max: $240K
Vice President of Product $210,522
Min: $145K
Max: $278K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $225,522
Min: $120K
Max: $415K

Skills that affect Senior Technical Writer salaries in New York

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White Papers
1% have this skill
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Editing
1% have this skill
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Fact checking
1% have this skill
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Interviewing
0% have this skill
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Ad Copy
0% have this skill
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Social Media
0% have this skill

Recent Senior Technical Writer salaries in New York

$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
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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
500+ Employees
New York
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
New York
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $88,000
500+ Employees
New York
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $88,000
500+ Employees
New York
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
500+ Employees
New York
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