Technical Writer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$83,992
$7,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$90,992
Total Compensation
Median: 90,000
Min: $40K
Max: $128K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in New York is $83,992. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in New York is $7,000. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in New York is $90,992. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Technical Writer employees in New York.

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Technical Writer jobs in New York

Technical Writer - Remote

Remote
4 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

Senior Technical Writer (Remote)

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
Engineer Analyst Architect Data Scientist Application Developer Design Implementation Chief Principal Enterprise Specialist Infrastructure Research Development R&D Tech Associate Service Solutions Business Intelligence BI System A ADP is hiring a Senior Technical Writer   We are looking for someone who has a vast amount of experience in technical product writing. This role will help align and define the writing standards, templates, and processes

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
  Technical Writer   About IEX At IEX, we’re passionate about building technology that moves industries forward. Our story began when we built a stock exchange designed to deliver high-performance results for all investors. Our belief is that technology should level the playing field so that opportunity is equitable. We are applying what we learned from building a high-performance stock exchange to build technology that solves for complexity and

Technical Writer

Remote
2 weeks ago
Haven Technologies is a new quote-to-claim insurtech platform for the life, disability and annuities industries that allows carriers to leverage our innovative platform as their own. Through our SaaS model, our solutions, including new business, in-force management and product development, are available to everyone.  We believe in making life better, together. Our time-tested, purpose-built technology has already delighted customers through

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
4 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
4 days 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
1 week 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
4 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

Technical Writer

Greater NYC Area
23 hours 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.

Technical Writer Salary ranges

Average Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Technical Writer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $98,000 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $84,000 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $86,938.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $115,000.

Average Product salaries in New York

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Technical Writer$83,992
Min: $40K
Max: $128K
Product Analyst$85,928
Min: $55K
Max: $112K
Associate Product Manager$94,057
Min: $50K
Max: $130K
Product Marketing Manager$120,233
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Product Designer$124,094
Min: $45K
Max: $235K
Product Manager$131,497
Min: $38K
Max: $265K
Product Owner$136,859
Min: $92K
Max: $230K
Technical Product Manager$138,057
Min: $110K
Max: $175K
Senior Product Marketing Manager$147,125
Min: $110K
Max: $215K
Senior Technical Writer$151,286
Min: $120K
Max: $200K
Director of Product Marketing$157,000
Min: $117K
Max: $175K
Senior Product Manager$161,041
Min: $81K
Max: $273K
Director of Product Management$184,885
Min: $125K
Max: $260K
Vice President of Product$219,547
Min: $140K
Max: $400K
CPO (Chief Product Officer)$238,214
Min: $150K
Max: $415K

Skills that affect Technical Writer salaries in New York

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Editing
1% have this skill
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Content Strategy
0% have this skill
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Reader Personas
0% have this skill
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Interviewing
0% have this skill
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Content Marketing
0% have this skill
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Analytical Research
0% have this skill

Recent Technical Writer salaries in New York

$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$128,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $128,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Workers Compensation Underwriter reported a yearly salary of $80,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
New York
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$40,000
Yearly Salary
A Clinical Information Manager reported a yearly salary of $40,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
New York
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
New York
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Product Content specialist reported a yearly salary of $55,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $98,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
New York
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
New York
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
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