Technical Writer II Salary

How much does a Technical Writer II make?

The average Technical Writer II in the US makes $68,941. Technical Writer IIs make the most in San Francisco at $80,869, averaging total compensation 17% greater than the US average.

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The average technical-writer-ii in the US makes $68,941

Salary Ranges for Technical Writer IIs

The salaries of Technical Writer IIs in the US range from $40,229 to $107,878 , with a median salary of $67,061 . The middle 57% of Technical Writer IIs makes between $67,061 and $80,658, with the top 86% making $107,878.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Technical Writer II

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22%. After a federal tax rate of 22% has been taken out, Technical Writer IIs could expect to have a take-home pay of $57,834/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $2,410*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Technical Writer II

With a take-home pay of roughly $4,820/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Technical Writer II would pay 52% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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