Technical Writer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$83,556
$3,786
Additional Cash Compensation
$87,342
Total Compensation
Median: 78,000
Min: $68K
Max: $123K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Boston is $83,556. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in Boston is $3,786. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in Boston is $87,342. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Boston.

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Technical Writer jobs in Boston

Technical Writer

Remote
4 months ago
At Klaviyo, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives each Klaviyo (we call ourselves Klaviyos) brings to our workplace each and every day. We believe everyone deserves a fair shot at success and appreciate the experiences each person brings beyond the traditional job requirements. If you’re a close but not exact match with the description, we hope you’ll still consider applying. Technical writers create critical how-tos

Technical Writer

Waltham
1 hour ago
The Elevator Pitch Do you enjoy having ownership and creating standardization amongst technical documentation? Does gathering information and reviewing it in a timely manner before a release excite you? In the Technical Writer role, you will manage and make sure all customer channel and service facing documentation is consistent, while ensuring correct and accurate information is properly disseminated. You will spearhead the drive to deliver on

Technical Writer

Remote
12 hours ago
Uptycs builds best-in-class cloud security products that leverage lightweight tools, built on open source software, to collect everything that can help detect, understand, and mitigate a wide variety of security problems. We run on laptops and cloud workloads, monitor Kubernetes and serverless containers, analyze AWS/GCP/Azure configuration and CloudTrail events, emulate threat actor behavior in cloud, containers, network, Windows, and Linux

Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Anduril is a defense technology company, bringing Silicon Valley talent and funding to the defense sector. Our technology helps our customers solve their toughest challenges by enabling them to make better, more informed decisions in life-and-death situations. We’ve assembled a diverse team of experts in artificial intelligence, computer vision, sensor fusion, optics, and data analysis that are creating software and hardware solutions to

Senior Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
The world loves Postgres. If you work with developers or data scientists or anyone wrangling data, you’ll probably see a sticker with the tusks and trunk of the Postgres elephant on the lid of a nearby laptop. EDB has a lot to do with that. We’ve been major contributors to Postgres since the beginning, and we are proud to call thousands of boundary pushing customers our partners. Proud though we are, we are not resting on our laurels. There’s

Technical Writer (Remote)

Greater Boston Area
5 months ago
This position is also available for employment in these areas:Remote - USA, Remote - UtahJob Description:Pluralsight is the technology workforce development company that helps teams build better products by knowing more and working better together. Using our Skills and Flow products, teams can develop critical skills, improve processes and gain insights through data.We build this exciting product ecosystem by working with hard-working people and

Technical Writer, Sales Engineering - Remote, US

Remote
1 day ago
*Axon requires employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, unless a medical or religious accommodation is approved. As such, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination.Location: This is a Remote Role in the United States.Your ImpactAs a Technical Writer within Sales Engineering, you will be responsible for providing analysis of customer requirements and developing technical

Technical Writer (all levels) - Future Opportunities

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
About Boomi and What Makes Us SpecialAre you ready to work on world-changing technologies? Today, organizations need to move with increased agility and insight to grow and thrive. Boomi is one of the hottest tech companies in the SaaS/Cloud industry, named a leader for eight years in a row in the Gartner Enterprise iPaaS Magic Quadrant, and recently recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the best workplaces. Our award-winning, patented technology

Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
6 months ago
As a leader of providing HCM software & solutions, PrismHR has incredible opportunities for experienced SaaS Sales professionals to join our sales team.  Our HCM software platform is made up of a comprehensive suite including payroll, employee benefits, talent acquisition/management, human resource management and time & attendance solutions.  We are mature, well capitalized, with Y/Y growth exceeding 30%. We are leveraging our market leadership position to aggressively expand into new channels/markets offering unlimited growth potential for dedicated and driven SaaS sales professionals.

Technical Writer Salary ranges

The most common Technical Writer salary in Boston is between $80k - $90k.

Average Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Technical Writer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $99,000 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $83,800 and the average Technical Writer salary for men is $83,250.

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $103,000.

Average Content salaries in Boston

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Editor$11
Min: $0K
Max: $0K
Copywriter$69,100
Min: $60K
Max: $85K
Content Strategist$75,225
Min: $52K
Max: $148K
Technical Writer$83,556
Min: $68K
Max: $123K
Content Marketing Manager$96,360
Min: $50K
Max: $160K
Senior Technical Writer$115,400
Min: $105K
Max: $135K
Content Manager$124,000
Min: $77K
Max: $200K

Skills that affect Technical Writer salaries in Boston

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Agile Product Development
2% have this skill
2
User Experience
2% have this skill
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A/B testing
2% have this skill
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Product Mktg
1% have this skill
5
Business Intelligence Tools
1% have this skill
6
Concept Validation
1% have this skill

Recent Technical Writer salaries in Boston

$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer II reported a yearly salary of $78,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Boston
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Boston
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer II reported a yearly salary of $68,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boston
$123,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $123,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$8,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
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