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Senior Technical Writer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$107,833
$16,250
Additional Cash Compensation
$124,083
Total Compensation
Median: $108K
Min: $90K
Max: $150K

How Much Does a Senior Technical Writer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer in Chicago is $107,833. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in Chicago is $16,250. The average total compensation for a Senior Technical Writer in Chicago is $124,083. Senior Technical Writer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Senior Technical Writer employees in Chicago.

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Senior Technical Writer jobs in Chicago

Associate Technical Writer 20-0231

Chicago
1 week ago
+54
As an Associate Technical Writer, you will write accurate, engaging, user-friendly documentation that adheres to Relativity’s style guidelines. The Associate Technical Writer works under the steady direction of managers and senior team members.

Technical Writer

Chicago
1 week ago
+44
You will join one of the fastest growing teams within iManage, and have the opportunity to work with all of our customer-facing teams in the organization including Marketing, Sales, Product Management, Cloud Services, Professional Services, Customer Adoption and Training, Technical Publications, User Experience, and iManage Support. You’ll bring your passion for technical writing to a team where you will be able to directly make an impact and better enable our customers and partners to ensure our success.

Technical Writer

Northwest Suburbs
1 month ago
+44
In addition to the stated primary function, in consultation with the Manager, Policy and Process, Business Risk Office and Director, Business Risk Office, the incumbent may support select aspects (as assigned) of the following (non-exhaustive) Policy and Process Management activities: Policy and Procedure document review and approval workflow system, Policy and Procedure documents repository, suite of training and resource materials for Policy and Process Management, and maintenance of Policy and Procedure SharePoint page(s) and shared drives.

Senior Technical Writer

Chicago
5 days ago
+44
As a Senior Technical Writer, you act as a customer evangelist who knows how to create and deliver information experiences and content that drive understanding and customer delight. You are a technical, critical thinker with a focus on execution and a passion for creating great content for customers whose needs you care about deeply. You seek simplicity and completion in the content they create. Customers' informational background, needs, and their objectives are always at the forefront of your mind. You create content that makes adoption of our products easy. In this role, you will focus on developing content for our contract lifecycle management products

Senior Technical Writer

Chicago
1 month ago
+47
Create product documentation for developers and system administrators. Author in a variety of environments, Microsoft Word and DITA/XML. Research, write, and ensure the accuracy of content that covers current and future releases of our product. Review and edit best practice guides from SMEs. Analyze current product documentation to determine usability and make improvements as indicated. Continuously improve documentation by responding to and incorporating feedback from customers and internal users. Collaborate with other groups to create content for the ServiceNow development community.

Senior Technical Writer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Technical Writer salary in Chicago is between $90k - $100k.

Average Senior Technical Writer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Technical Writer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $150,000 on average.

Senior Technical Writer Salary by gender

Senior Technical Writer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Technical Writer with 7+ years of experience is $90,000.

Average Product salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Technical Writer $66,962
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Product Analyst $69,185
Min: $48K
Max: $122K
Associate Product Manager $78,500
Min: $75K
Max: $82K
Product Designer $88,832
Min: $53K
Max: $184K
Product Owner $96,176
Min: $55K
Max: $135K
Senior Technical Writer $107,833
Min: $90K
Max: $150K
Product Marketing Manager $109,331
Min: $70K
Max: $152K
Product Manager $114,011
Min: $68K
Max: $170K
Technical Product Manager $117,000
Min: $100K
Max: $141K
Senior Product Manager $137,891
Min: $103K
Max: $201K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $138,056
Min: $108K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Management $161,033
Min: $90K
Max: $250K
Director of Product Marketing $163,000
Min: $163K
Max: $163K
Vice President of Product $190,045
Min: $125K
Max: $278K
CPO (Chief Product Officer) $307,917
Min: $125K
Max: $1250K

Skills that affect Senior Technical Writer salaries in Chicago

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Editing
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White Papers
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Fact checking
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HTML / CSS
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Recent Senior Technical Writer salaries in Chicago

$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$2,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
Chicago
$108,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $108,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$108,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $108,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$94,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $94,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$94,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Writer reported a yearly salary of $94,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
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