Technical Writers Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for technical writers in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of technical writers among Alaska cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Technical Writers in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,280
25th Percentile Wage
$58,490
50th Percentile Wage
$72,430
75th Percentile Wage
$88,770
90th Percentile Wage
$98,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for technical writers in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of technical writers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$72,430
9.28% 12.70%
2016
$65,710
9.95% -
2015
$59,170
-4.48% -
2014
$61,820
4.67% -
2013
$58,930
-7.30% -
2012
$63,230
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