Technical Writer Salaries

179 SalariesUpdated Sep 22, 2020

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CA$61k / yr
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The national average salary for a Technical Writer is $60,576 in Canada. Filter by location to see Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 179 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Technical Writer employees.

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Technical Writer

BlackBerry

CA$72,476/yr

Range: CA$57k - CA$78k

12 salaries

CA$72,476/yr
CA$57kCA$78k

Technical Writer

Autodesk

CA$88,244/yr

Range: CA$57k - CA$115k

6 salaries

CA$88,244/yr
CA$57kCA$115k

Technical Writer

IBM

CA$98,329/yr

Range: CA$78k - CA$112k

4 salaries

CA$98,329/yr
CA$78kCA$112k

Technical Writer

Apotex

CA$52,396/yr

Range: CA$51k - CA$57k

4 salaries

CA$52,396/yr
CA$51kCA$57k

Technical Writer

Innovatia Inc

CA$48,993/yr

Range: CA$31k - CA$63k

4 salaries

CA$48,993/yr
CA$31kCA$63k

Technical Writer

Tecsys

CA$50,889/yr

Range: CA$42k - CA$56k

4 salaries

CA$50,889/yr
CA$42kCA$56k

Technical Writer

University of Alberta

CA$55,348/yr

Range: CA$53k - CA$62k

3 salaries

CA$55,348/yr
CA$53kCA$62k

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Technical Writer

D2L

CA$46,381/yr

Range: CA$44k - CA$78k

3 salaries

CA$46,381/yr
CA$44kCA$78k

Technical Writer

Fortinet

CA$58,520/yr

Range: CA$59k - CA$77k

3 salaries

CA$58,520/yr
CA$59kCA$77k

Technical Writer

IFDS

CA$67,109/yr

Range: CA$54k - CA$605k

3 salaries

CA$67,109/yr
CA$54kCA$605k

Technical Writer

Sandvine

CA$78,980/yr

Range: CA$49k - CA$86k

3 salaries

CA$78,980/yr
CA$49kCA$86k

Technical Writer

Sweda

CA$56,325/yr

Range: CA$56k - CA$60k

3 salaries

CA$56,325/yr
CA$56kCA$60k

Technical Writer - Hourly Contractor

TD

About
CA$38 - CA$45hourly

2 salaries

About
CA$38 - CA$45hourly
CA$38CA$45

Technical Writer

Bombardier

About
CA$52k - CA$82k

2 salaries

About
CA$52k - CA$82k
CA$52kCA$82k

Technical Writer

Shaw Communications

About
CA$82k - CA$89k

2 salaries

About
CA$82k - CA$89k
CA$82kCA$89k

Technical Writer - Hourly Intern

SAP

About
CA$21 - CA$23hourly

2 salaries

About
CA$21 - CA$23hourly
CA$21CA$23

Technical Writer

SAP

About
CA$64k - CA$74k

2 salaries

About
CA$64k - CA$74k
CA$64kCA$74k

Technical Writer - Hourly Contractor

Enbridge

About
CA$53 - CA$70hourly

2 salaries

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

Technical Writer

Coveo Solutions

About
CA$63k - CA$68k

2 salaries

About
CA$63k - CA$68k
CA$63kCA$68k

Technical Writer

Adobe

About
CA$92k - CA$104k

2 salaries

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CA$92k - CA$104k
CA$92kCA$104k
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$47,310
per year
A Technical Writer in the Toronto Area area reported making $47,310 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Technical Writer in the Toronto Area area reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$61,025
per year
A Technical Writer in the Montreal Area area reported making $61,025 per year
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3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$65,429
per year
A Technical Writer in the Montreal Area area reported making $65,429 per year
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3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$22
hourly
A Technical Writer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $22 per hour
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Vancouver Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Technical Writer in the Kitchener Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kitchener Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Public
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