Technical Writer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$79,500
$5,875
Additional Cash Compensation
$85,375
Total Compensation
Median: $80K
Min: $49K
Max: $123K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Boston is $79,500. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in Boston is $5,875. The average total compensation for a Technical Writer in Boston is $85,375. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Boston.

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Technical Writer jobs in Boston

Lead Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
Lead Technical Writer - App Security & Offensive Security  About Rapid7  Rapid7 products protect Fortune 500 companies from cyber crimes in lots of clever ways. The UX Writing team is responsible for creating content that helps our customers use our products, troubleshoot their issues, and self-serve their educational needs. We truly care about developing the best ways to get our users the content they need when and where they need it. Is This

Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
2 weeks ago
+44
Arcadia’s Technical Writer is responsible for the creation, development, and publication of instructional documentation for product specifications, releases, and installations associated with our robust suite of population health tools. This role will work cross-functionally across various internal departments to ensure product specifications and requirements are well-understood and documented. What you'll need to accomplish Conduct primary

Technical Writer

Remote
1 week ago
+41
About Datadog: We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams.  We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—providing always-on alerting, metrics visualization, logs, and application tracing for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way. The team: The

Technical Writer

Remote
1 week ago
+41
The Technical Writing & Documentation team at Datadog falls under our Community organization here at Datadog.  On this team, you will be collaborating with both Evangelism & Education teams to drive the documentation efforts, as well updating our engineering blogs.  The team is located in various locations around the world, including both our New York & Paris offices.

Senior Technical Writer

Cambridge
3 days ago
+37
Quick Base’s product organization is looking for a Senior Technical Writer to help drive adoption of our powerful integration platform Pipelines. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Customer Education and Content, you’ll be embedded on a team of developers and product managers to develop documentation for the release of third-party channels. You’ll create a content strategy around our Pipelines documentation set, writing with user needs and business goals in mind, as well as developing templates with an eye toward scaling documentation.

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 $85,833 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

The average Technical Writer salary for women is $123,000 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 Product salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Product Analyst $75,056
Min: $45K
Max: $101K
Technical Writer $79,500
Min: $49K
Max: $123K
Associate Product Manager $87,220
Min: $68K
Max: $123K
Senior Technical Writer $97,308
Min: $75K
Max: $120K
Product Designer $97,942
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Product Owner $104,179
Min: $73K
Max: $148K
Product Marketing Manager $114,597
Min: $81K
Max: $163K
Product Manager $120,358
Min: $55K
Max: $200K
Technical Product Manager $134,000
Min: $134K
Max: $134K
Senior Product Manager $138,286
Min: $110K
Max: $175K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $146,833
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Director of Product Management $166,482
Min: $97K
Max: $250K
Director of Product Marketing $175,500
Min: $165K
Max: $186K
Vice President of Product $220,575
Min: $124K
Max: $495K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $250,750
Min: $150K
Max: $360K

Skills that affect Technical Writer salaries in Boston

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Editing
2% have this skill
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Analytical Research
1% have this skill
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Content Marketing
1% have this skill
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White Papers
1% have this skill
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Agile Product Development
1% have this skill
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Programming Experience
1% have this skill

Recent Technical Writer salaries in 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
$62,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $62,000
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $68,000
51-200 Employees
Boston
$62,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $62,000
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $68,000
51-200 Employees
Boston
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $82,000
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
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