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Technical Writers Manager Salary

$112,002 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Writers Manager is $112,002 a year and $54 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Technical Writers Manager is between $78,278 and $139,124. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Writers Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Manages and coordinates activities of workers engaged in preparation and layout of a technical publication and assures the quality and timely delivery of required material.
  • Studies materials to determine the most effective form of presentation and number and type of illustrations required, in accordance with specifications and accepted standards of composition, limitations of equipment, and available funds.
  • Oversees activities of various media types that may include desktop publishing, documentation manuals and software, electronic publishing, illustrations, marketing materials and activities, repair guides and manuals, sales materials, software presentations, translations, users manuals, and related materials.
Technical Writers Manager Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Managers, All Other

Job family population: 430,120

Estimated population of Technical Writers Manager jobs: 2,439

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Technical Writers Manager Job Listings for United States

Technical Writer-Editor
Jun 16
Safford, AZ, USA
Bureau of Land Management
Technical Writer-Editor ===== ##### Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management Overview ----- - ##### Open & closing dates 06/14/2019 to 06/20/2019 - ##### Service Competitive - ##### Pay ...
Technical Writer
Jun 6
Washington, DC, USA
Office of Personnel Management
Technical Writer ===== ##### Office of Personnel Management ##### National Background Investigations Bureau (NBIB) Overview ----- - ##### Open & closing dates 06/04/2019 to 06/17/2019 - ##### Service ...
Technical Writer / Communications Specialist
Jun 17
New York, NY, USA
Wilson Elser
... manage ambiguity and apply problem-solving skills Responsibilities • Work with IT Department to ... technical documentation following a document management lifecycle. Responsible for writing firm ...
Technical Writer - 19-02022
Jun 18
Palo Alto, CA, USA
... non-writers on ways to improve their writing skills · Manage complex documentation projects · Supplement developer documentation with relevant sample code · Looking for someone with technical ...
Technical Writer
Jun 18
Mountain View, United States
Nelson Technology
... management system (CMS) Handoff help content to Localization Publish help content at launch ... technical writing, technical editing, content strategy, or learning and development roles ...
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