Technical writers are most often employed by the Computer Systems Design industry. The average yearly wage for Technical writers was $76,477 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Technical writers by wage are Chiropractors, Agricultural & food scientists, and Education administrators.
Technical writers are part of the Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media occupations, along with Artists & related workers, Commercial and industrial designers, Fashion designers, Floral designers, Graphic designers, and 25 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Technical writers are San Diego (East Central/Navajo) & La Mesa Cities PUMA, CA, Livermore, Pleasanton & Dublin Cities PUMA, CA, and Cary Town PUMA, NC. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Technical writers are San Diego (East Central/Navajo) & La Mesa Cities PUMA, CA, Cupertino, Saratoga Cities & Los Gatos Town PUMA, CA, and Cary Town PUMA, NC.