Technical Writer Salaries in Canada

Updated Jan 30, 2023
$67,583 /yr
Average Base Pay

508 salaries

$49K

Low

$68K

Average

$93K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$3,188Range$741 - $13,726

How much does a Technical Writer make? The national average salary for a Technical Writer is $67,583 in Canada. Filter by location to see Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 508 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Technical Writer employees.

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in Canada

$67,550 /yr
Technical Writer
$91,288 /yr
Senior Technical Writer
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What are some related job titles for a Technical Writer?

Project Manager/Technical Writer

$90,063

per year

Senior Technical Writer

$91,288

per year

Technical Writer/Editor

$65,945

per year

Technical Writing

$66,956

per year

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BlackBerry
3.7

BlackBerry

Technical Writer

$81,398

 /yr
Range: $44K - $98K

$44K

$98K

$44,217 - $98,101 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Technical Writer

$87,970

 /yr
Range: $55K - $100K

$55K

$100K

$54,600 - $100,000 Range

SAP
4.4

SAP

Technical Writer

$77,807

 /yr
Range: $74K - $86K

$74K

$86K

$73,918 - $85,507 Range

Apotex
3.9

Apotex

Technical Writer

$63,552

 /yr
Range: $57K - $78K

$57K

$78K

$57,321 - $78,424 Range

Autodesk
4.3

Autodesk

Technical Writer

$99,120

 /yr
Range: $66K - $133K

$66K

$133K

$66,253 - $132,683 Range

GIRO
4.1

GIRO

Technical Writer

$64,332

 /yr
Range: $52K - $76K

$52K

$76K

$52,365 - $76,349 Range

Shopify
3.7

Shopify

Technical Writer

$73,750

 /yr
Range: $62K - $106K

$62K

$106K

$61,609 - $106,000 Range

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Samsung Electronics
3.8

Samsung Electronics

Technical Writer

$76,891

 /yr
Range: $60K - $89K

$60K

$89K

$60,000 - $89,043 Range

Innovatia Inc
4.0

Innovatia Inc

Technical Writer - Hourly Contractor

$27

 /hr
Range: $22 - $55

$22

$55

$22 - $55 Range

Ortec Group
3.5

Ortec Group

Technical Writer

$50,423

 /yr
Range: $45K - $58K

$45K

$58K

$45,000 - $58,368 Range

Fortinet
4.3

Fortinet

Technical Writer

$68,074

 /yr
Range: $64K - $84K

$64K

$84K

$64,280 - $84,302 Range

University of Alberta
4.3

University of Alberta

Technical Writer

$68,103

 /yr
Range: $58K - $69K

$58K

$69K

$58,055 - $69,201 Range

Bombardier
3.7

Bombardier

Technical Writer

$76,891

 /yr
Range: $60K - $86K

$60K

$86K

$59,674 - $86,384 Range

Tecsys
4.2

Tecsys

Technical Writer

$55,899

 /yr
Range: $46K - $62K

$46K

$62K

$46,229 - $61,627 Range

Government of Canada
4.1

Government of Canada

Technical Writer

$69,226

 /yr
Range: $58K - $74K

$58K

$74K

$57,786 - $73,824 Range

Canopy Growth Corporation
2.7

Canopy Growth Corporation

Technical Writer

$60,414

 /yr
Range: $49K - $65K

$49K

$65K

$48,825 - $64,825 Range

Sandvine
3.6

Sandvine

Technical Writer

$84,841

 /yr
Range: $54K - $94K

$54K

$94K

$53,863 - $94,344 Range

Innovatia Inc
4.0

Innovatia Inc

Technical Writer

$53,816

 /yr
Range: $34K - $69K

$34K

$69K

$33,965 - $69,290 Range

TELUS
3.9

TELUS

Technical Writer

$95,381

 /yr
Range: $62K - $104K

$62K

$104K

$61,512 - $104,488 Range

TD
3.9

TD

Technical Writer - Hourly Contractor

$46

 /hr
Range: $43 - $70

$43

$70

$43 - $70 Range

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The national average salary for a Technical Writer is $67,583 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 508 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Technical Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Technical Writer in Canada is $92,749 per year.

The lowest salary for a Technical Writer in Canada is $49,246 per year.