Technical Writer Salary in New York – updated May 2024

The average salary for technical writers in NYC is $115,221 per year. This is based on data from 74 job openings.

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Our advanced AI searches the internet for job openings and posts them on our website. We use the salary data from these job postings to calculate technical writer salaries.

Below is a breakdown of salary data by years of experience:

ExperienceNumber of rolesMinimum SalaryAverage SalaryMaximum Salary

🟡 Mid-level Technical Writer (2-4 yrs)


🟠 Senior Technical Writer (5-9 yrs)


🔴 Lead Technical Writer (10+ yrs)

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