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Technical Writers Salary in the Industry of Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned

The salary statistics and trend of technical writers in the industry of colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare technical writers salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,250
25th Percentile Wage
$46,860
50th Percentile Wage
$56,590
75th Percentile Wage
$65,400
90th Percentile Wage
$83,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for technical writers in the industry of colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) technical writers is $83,710. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent technical writers is $39,250.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of technical writers in the industry of Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,590
0.34% 8.41%
2016
$56,400
2.29% -
2015
$55,110
0.87% -
2014
$54,630
2.45% -
2013
$53,290
2.74% -
2012
$51,830
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Table 3. Compare Technical Writers Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector




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