2019 Technical Writer Salary Boston (Updated Daily) | Built In Boston
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Technical Writer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$77,000
Median: $77K
Min: $49K
Max: $105K

How Much Does a Technical Writer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Technical Writer in Boston is $77,000. Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Technical Writer employees in Boston.

Boston by the numbers

1,713
Total number of Tech companies in Boston
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Technical Writer jobs in Boston
6

Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Attend training to learn the Drift story, how we work, and our goals for the future. Learn how Drift works and why our customers use it. Have 1:1 meetings with your direct manager and meet with other key players. Shadow colleagues, learn best practices for what makes Drift Customers successful. Interview customers on how they use our documentation. Establish the daily/weekly/monthly routine for creating, improving and measuring performance of content.

Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+42
You’ll work with other tech writers, as well as members of other teams, and use your own research skills to identify what kinds of documentation and guides we need. In this role you’ll be writing a variety of content - from technical how-to articles, to training content to long-form guides to help our customers understand the business and product elements that can be brought together to bring them success.

Senior Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+24
Work closely with our User Experience, Product Management, and Development teams to create content that will help our users really understand how to solve their real world security problems. Work closely with our Research, Support and Customer Success teams to understand how our customers actually use and deploy our products in the real world. Help us build content that expands product knowledge for our internal and external stakeholders. Help create and design content experiences that guide our customers to achieve their outcomes.  Support the rest of the documentation team on other projects as needed. Communicate project statuses and blockers to the team. Attend regular status meetings with Product Management and User Experience to sync on status and identify upcoming documentation needs.

Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
The ideal candidate has technical chops, demonstrably strong communication and writing skills, and can effectively interact with other writers, software developers, data scientists, product managers, and project leads. You must be equally comfortable arguing the Oxford comma (include, of course), UI consistency, and confusion matrices. We are looking for writers with experience making complex ideas understandable and are open to candidates with a background in software engineering, technical writing, or the world of teaching, curriculum development, or scientific publication.

Senior Technical Writer

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
We are looking for a passionate, results-oriented, and motivated self-starter to join the Product team to collaborate on our product documentation efforts for Compute, Storage, Network, and Developer Tools products, and services. Reporting to the Technical Writing Manager, the Technical Writer will work across the organization to produce product documentation and set standards across the team.

Senior User Assistance Designer (Technical Writer)- 6 month contract

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+18
Temporary full-time position. Work closely with the Product Development team, including the Technical Communications Manager, software engineers, Marketing, and User Experience to provide documentation and training support for Percipio. Responsible for writing software documentation that includes online help, technical support documents, product communications, and training materials. Also responsible for testing and editing the documentation produced by other members of the Product and UX team.

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 11-50 employees, earning $84,000 on average.

Technical Writer Salary by gender

Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $83,000.

Average Product salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Product Analyst $74,077
Min: $45K
Max: $101K
Technical Writer $77,000
Min: $49K
Max: $105K
Product Designer $93,148
Min: $60K
Max: $130K
Senior Technical Writer $97,308
Min: $75K
Max: $120K
Product Owner $106,737
Min: $73K
Max: $148K
Product Marketing Manager $116,317
Min: $74K
Max: $163K
Product Manager $118,990
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
Senior Product Manager $138,223
Min: $110K
Max: $165K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $146,833
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Director of Product Management $164,991
Min: $97K
Max: $250K
Vice President of Product $219,353
Min: $124K
Max: $495K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $250,294
Min: $150K
Max: $360K

Boston Companies with the Highest Product Salaries

+40
Fintech, Software
+7
Marketing Tech, Sales

Recent Technical Writer salaries in Boston

$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$62,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $62,000
500+ 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
500+ 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
500+ Employees
Boston
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
51-200 Employees
Boston
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $82,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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