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Technical Writer

Kaitito Hangarau

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Technical writers create content for printed and online media, such as user guides, manuals, intranet and website pages, and present it in a way that can be easily accessed and understood.


New technical writers usually earn

$45K-$60K per year

Technical writers with one to four years' experience usually earn

$60K-$100K per year

Source: TechCommNZ, 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a technical writer are good due to high demand for their skills.
Paul Ransfield working at his computer

Technical writers research and write clear, accurate content

Last updated 16 November 2017