Find higher paying jobs for technical writer

Technical Writer Salaries in Washington, DC

Updated 7 Dec 2021
US$74T /yr
Average Base Pay

349 salaries

US$53T

Low

US$74T

Average

US$1L

High

Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$2,373RangeUS$321 - US$17,534

How much does a Technical Writer make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for Technical Writer is US$74,157 per year in the Washington, DC , United States Area. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Writer in the Washington, DC , United States Area is US$2,373, with a range from US$321 - US$17,534. Salaries estimates are based on 349 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Technical Writer employees in the Washington, DC , United States Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Technical WriterUS$74T /yr
L3
Senior Technical WriterUS$99T /yr
See Full Career Path

Related Job Titles

Project Manager/Technical Writer

US$1,15,831

per year

Senior Technical Writer

US$98,982

per year

Technical Writer/Editor

US$66,252

per year

Technical Writing

US$73,348

per year

Salaries in Washington, DC , United States Area

Location

or

Find a Specific Employer

Sort:

Company

Average Base Salary in (USD)

Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Technical Writer

US$77,887

 /yr
Range: US$63T - US$87T
9 salaries
See 15 salaries from all locations

US$63T

US$87T

US$63,359 - US$87,489 Range

WOOD Consulting Services
3

WOOD Consulting Services

Technical Writer

US$52,100

 /yr
Range: US$38T - US$62T

US$38T

US$62T

US$38,036 - US$62,337 Range

SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Technical Writer

US$1,11,905

 /yr
Range: US$80T - US$1L

US$80T

US$1L

US$80,435 - US$1,33,936 Range

CACI International
3.8

CACI International

Technical Writer

US$74,979

 /yr
Range: US$62T - US$78T

US$62T

US$78T

US$61,671 - US$77,605 Range

Micron Technology
3.7

Micron Technology

Technical Writer - Hourly

US$28

 /hr
Range: US$27 - US$32

US$27

US$32

US$27 - US$32 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Technical Writer

US$63,389

 /yr
Range: US$52T - US$1L

US$52T

US$1L

US$52,044 - US$1,18,122 Range

General Dynamics Information Technology
3.8

General Dynamics Information Technology

Technical Writer

US$68,762

 /yr
Range: US$50T - US$84T

US$50T

US$84T

US$50,342 - US$84,216 Range

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing –Add Anonymous Salary
Datawiz
3.6

Datawiz

Technical Writer

US$78,181

 /yr
Range: US$71T - US$83T

US$71T

US$83T

US$71,345 - US$83,099 Range

Kaztronix
3.6

Kaztronix

Technical Writer

US$93,358

 /yr
Range: US$93T - US$93T

US$93T

US$93T

US$93,358 - US$93,358 Range

Perspecta
3.5

Perspecta

Technical Writer

US$63,735

 /yr
Range: US$53T - US$66T

US$53T

US$66T

US$53,327 - US$65,617 Range

METCOR/LSI
4

METCOR/LSI

Technical Writer

US$47,773

 /yr
Range: US$42T - US$58T

US$42T

US$58T

US$42,347 - US$58,000 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Technical Writer

US$55,123

 /yr
Range: US$40T - US$66T

US$40T

US$66T

US$39,650 - US$65,650 Range

BioReliance
2.8

BioReliance

Technical Writer

US$73,120

 /yr
Range: US$44T - US$73T

US$44T

US$73T

US$43,952 - US$73,120 Range

BAE Systems USA
3.8

BAE Systems USA

Technical Writer

US$61,758

 /yr
Range: US$55T - US$97T

US$55T

US$97T

US$55,481 - US$97,068 Range

ManTech
4.2

ManTech

Technical Writer

US$75,204

 /yr
Range: US$57T - US$92T

US$57T

US$92T

US$56,902 - US$91,844 Range

American Society Of Cataract

Technical Writer

US$60,754

 /yr
Range: US$59T - US$61T

US$59T

US$61T

US$59,300 - US$61,357 Range

Avantus Federal
4

Avantus Federal

Technical Writer

US$78,233

 /yr
Range: US$71T - US$81T

US$71T

US$81T

US$70,805 - US$80,725 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Technical Writer

US$87,275

 /yr
Range: US$57T - US$1L

US$57T

US$1L

US$56,760 - US$1,08,146 Range

Lowe Hauptman Gilman & Berner
2.7

Lowe Hauptman Gilman & Berner

Technical Writer

US$58,735

 /yr
Range: US$58T - US$61T

US$58T

US$61T

US$58,310 - US$60,950 Range

Henry M. Jackson Foundation
3.7

Henry M. Jackson Foundation

Technical Writer

US$66,442

 /yr
Range: US$59T - US$73T

US$59T

US$73T

US$58,930 - US$73,113 Range

Download as data table
Viewing 1 - 10 of 1,646

Frequently asked questions about a Technical Writer salaries

The average salary for a Technical Writer is US$74,157 per year in Washington, DC , United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 349 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Technical Writer employees in Washington, DC , United States Area.

The highest salary for a Technical Writer in Washington, DC , United States Area is US$1,04,085 per year.

The lowest salary for a Technical Writer in Washington, DC , United States Area is US$52,835 per year.