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Technical Writer Salary
in St. Louis, Missouri

$78,868 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$2,279

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Writer is $78,868 a year and $38 an hour in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Writer is between $56,083 and $97,565. 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 St. Louis, Missouri.

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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 St. Louis, Missouri, 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:
$91,430
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About St. Louis, Missouri

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Description: St. Louis () is a major independent city and inland port in the U.S. state of Missouri. It is situated along the western bank of the Mississippi River, which marks Missouri's border with Illinois. The Missouri River merges with the Mississippi River just north of the city. These two rivers combined form the fourth longest river system in the world. The city had an estimated 2018 population of 302,838 and is the cultural and economic center of the St. Louis metropolitan area (home to nearly 3,000,000 people), which is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri, and the 20th-largest in the United States. Before European...

Technical Writer Job Listings for St. Louis, Missouri

Technical Writer (17307)
May 26
Saint Louis, United States
Tierpoint
TierPoint is looking for a Technical Writer/Business Analyst that will support strategy development, planning, and execution for multiple programs and initiatives. The position will work ...
Technical Content Writer (PT, Remote)
Jul 11
St Louis, MO, USA
HiringThing
The writer will be responsible for developing technical documentation, as well as developing and curating a best-in-class API library to empower developers to implement quickly and accurately.
Operations Training Content Manager
Jul 3
Saint Louis, United States
Equifax
... Technical Writing, Communications or English 2 years of experience in instructional design, content strategy, authoring, document management or related operations position required • Strong ...
Product Manager - Web Content Writer
Jul 3
Wentzville, MO, USA
etrailer.com
This role requires strong writing, interpersonal, project management, and critical thinking skills. This is a permanent, full-time position at our offices in Wentzville, Missouri. Job ...
Business Process Analyst I
Jul 19
Clayton, Missouri, USA
LifeShare
Technical writing, business analytic and/or process instruction experience highly preferred. Highly preferred experience creating Standard Operating Procedures. Preferred customer care and healthcare ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Writer is $78,868 a year and $38 an hour in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Writer is between $56,083 and $97,565. 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 St. Louis, Missouri.

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Technical Writer Job Listings for St. Louis, Missouri

Technical Writer (17307)
May 26
Saint Louis, United States
Tierpoint
TierPoint is looking for a Technical Writer/Business Analyst that will support strategy development, planning, and execution for multiple programs and initiatives. The position will work ...
Technical Content Writer (PT, Remote)
Jul 11
St Louis, MO, USA
HiringThing
The writer will be responsible for developing technical documentation, as well as developing and curating a best-in-class API library to empower developers to implement quickly and accurately.
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