Technical Writer Salaries

169 Salaries

Average Base Pay
CA$60k / yr
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How much does a Technical Writer make?

The national average salary for a Technical Writer is $60,000 in Canada. Filter by location to see Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 169 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Technical Writer employees.

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Technical Writer

BlackBerry

CA$70,129/yr

Range: CA$57k - CA$77k

12 salaries

CA$70,129/yr
CA$57kCA$77k

Technical Writer

Autodesk

CA$87,347/yr

Range: CA$56k - CA$114k

6 salaries

CA$87,347/yr
CA$56kCA$114k

Technical Writer

IBM

CA$97,329/yr

Range: CA$77k - CA$111k

4 salaries

CA$97,329/yr
CA$77kCA$111k

Technical Writer

Apotex

CA$51,863/yr

Range: CA$51k - CA$56k

4 salaries

CA$51,863/yr
CA$51kCA$56k

Technical Writer

Tecsys

CA$50,372/yr

Range: CA$42k - CA$56k

4 salaries

CA$50,372/yr
CA$42kCA$56k

Technical Writer

University of Alberta

CA$54,785/yr

Range: CA$52k - CA$62k

3 salaries

CA$54,785/yr
CA$52kCA$62k

Technical Writer

D2L

CA$45,909/yr

Range: CA$44k - CA$77k

3 salaries

CA$45,909/yr
CA$44kCA$77k

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Technical Writer

IFDS

CA$66,426/yr

Range: CA$53k - CA$599k

3 salaries

CA$66,426/yr
CA$53kCA$599k

Technical Writer

Sandvine

CA$78,177/yr

Range: CA$49k - CA$85k

3 salaries

CA$78,177/yr
CA$49kCA$85k

Technical Writer

Innovatia Inc

CA$39,580/yr

Range: CA$31k - CA$62k

3 salaries

CA$39,580/yr
CA$31kCA$62k

Technical Writer

Sweda

CA$55,752/yr

Range: CA$56k - CA$60k

3 salaries

CA$55,752/yr
CA$56kCA$60k

Technical Writer - Hourly Contractor

TD

CA$41/hr

Range: CA$37 - CA$44

2 salaries

About
CA$37 - CA$44hourly
CA$37CA$44

Technical Writer

Bombardier

CA$65,281/yr

Range: CA$51k - CA$81k

2 salaries

About
CA$51k - CA$81k
CA$51kCA$81k

Technical Writer

Shaw Communications

CA$84,783/yr

Range: CA$81k - CA$88k

2 salaries

About
CA$81k - CA$88k
CA$81kCA$88k

Technical Writer

SAP

CA$68,362/yr

Range: CA$65k - CA$73k

2 salaries

About
CA$65k - CA$73k
CA$65kCA$73k

Technical Writer - Hourly Contractor

Enbridge

CA$61/hr

Range: CA$53 - CA$70

2 salaries

About
CA$53 - CA$70hourly
CA$53CA$70

Technical Writer

Fortinet

CA$66,945/yr

Range: CA$55k - CA$79k

2 salaries

About
CA$55k - CA$79k
CA$55kCA$79k

Technical Writer

Coveo Solutions

CA$64,574/yr

Range: CA$63k - CA$67k

2 salaries

About
CA$63k - CA$67k
CA$63kCA$67k

Technical Writer

Adobe

CA$97,291/yr

Range: CA$92k - CA$104k

2 salaries

About
CA$92k - CA$104k
CA$92kCA$104k

Technical Writer - Hourly

IMP Group

CA$20/hr

Range: CA$19 - CA$22

2 salaries

About
CA$19 - CA$22hourly
CA$19CA$22
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent technical writer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$52,500
per year
A Technical Writer in the Toronto Area area reported making $52,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$43,000
per year
A Technical Writer in the Toronto Area area reported making $43,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k profit sharing
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$67,000
per year
A Technical Writer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Technical Writer in the Halifax Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Halifax Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$72,883
per year
A Technical Writer/Editor in the Calgary Area area reported making $72,883 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Technical Writer/Developer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$99,637
per year
A Technical Writer in the Toronto Area area reported making $99,637 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$69,746
per year
A Technical Writer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $69,746 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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