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Technical Writer Salary
in Los Angeles, California

$89,432 (USD)

Average Salary

$43/hr

Average Hourly

$2,585

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Writer is $89,432 a year and $43 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Writer is between $63,596 and $110,633. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Writes and updates material for reports, manuals, briefs, proposals, instruction books, catalogs, and related technical and administrative publications concerned with work methods and procedures, and installation, operation, and maintenance.
  • Acquires assignments from supervisor.
Technical Writer Job Prevalence in Los Angeles, California, United States

Job family: Technical Writers

Job family population: 49,960

Estimated population of Technical Writer jobs: 41,218

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$103,676
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Technical Writer Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Technical Writer
Jul 18
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Orange Logic
THE OPPORTUNITY We are looking for a skilled Technical Writer who will create easy-to-read content and product documentation for our software, Cortex. Your mission is to increase product usability ...
Technical Writer (Infrastructure)
Jul 9
Los Angeles, United States
Irvine Technology Corporation (ITC)
Technical Writer (Infrastructure) IMMEDIATE NEED for a Technical Writer to join an Enterprise company at their downtown Los Angeles location for a 6+ months on W2 contract. The ideal candidate would ...
Aerospace Technical Writer
Jul 16
South El Monte, CA, USA
Amtec Inc.
Technical Writer Duration: 3-month contract Location: South El Monte, CA Schedule: Monday - Thursday, 6:00 AM to 4:30 PM (4x10) Pay Rate: $35-$40 per hour JOB DESCRIPTION: The qualified will support ...
Technical Writer
Jul 9
Commerce, CA, USA
It's Caliber
Our Client, a leader in the commercial lighting and sound industry, is hiring for a Technical Writer to join their team in the City of Commerce We are looking for a self-starter who can manage ...
Technical Writer Editor - 165729
Jul 19
Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Midcom
Writes and updates Operation and Maintenance (O&M) technical procedures such as removal/installation, adjust, and inspections of unit level components to communicate clearly and effectively technical ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Writer is $89,432 a year and $43 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Writer is between $63,596 and $110,633. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Writer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

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Technical Writer Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Technical Writer
Jul 18
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Orange Logic
THE OPPORTUNITY We are looking for a skilled Technical Writer who will create easy-to-read content and product documentation for our software, Cortex. Your mission is to increase product usability ...
Technical Writer (Infrastructure)
Jul 9
Los Angeles, United States
Irvine Technology Corporation (ITC)
Technical Writer (Infrastructure) IMMEDIATE NEED for a Technical Writer to join an Enterprise company at their downtown Los Angeles location for a 6+ months on W2 contract. The ideal candidate would ...
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