Technical Writer Salaries in United Kingdom

Updated 21 May 2022
£40,286 /yr
Average Base Pay

163 salaries

£25K

Low

£40K

Average

£64K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average£1,917Range£598 - £6,141

The estimated total pay for a Technical Writer is £42,203 per year in the United Kingdom area, with an average salary of £40,286 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is £1,917 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Technical Writer salary is £40,286. Salaries can range from £26,004 - £70,021. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Technical Writer in United Kingdom can expect their total pay value to be on average £42,203.

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£40,286 /yr
Technical Writer
£49,641 /yr
Senior Technical Writer
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Project Manager/Technical Writer

£50,973

per year

Senior Technical Writer

£49,641

per year

Technical Writer/Editor

£36,377

per year

Technical Writing

£36,377

per year

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Avaloq
3.4

Avaloq

Technical Writer

£35,344

 /yr
Range: £30K - £42K

£30K

£42K

£29,505 - £42,247 Range

Unity
4.4

Unity

Technical Writer

£42,920

 /yr
Range: £31K - £62K

£31K

£62K

£31,294 - £61,752 Range

Government Digital Service
4.1

Government Digital Service

Technical Writer

£53,892

 /yr
Range: £50K - £60K

£50K

£60K

£50,352 - £60,453 Range

Sage
4.0

Sage

Technical Writer

£29,664

 /yr
Range: £26K - £31K

£26K

£31K

£26,480 - £31,000 Range

Adaptavist
4.5

Adaptavist

Technical Writer

£48,063

 /yr
Range: £45K - £49K

£45K

£49K

£45,000 - £48,862 Range

Morson Group
3.4

Morson Group

Technical Writer - Hourly

£28

 /hr
Range: £26 - £31

£26

£31

£26 - £31 Range

SAS Institute
4.0

SAS Institute

Technical Writer

£40,307

 /yr
Range: £40K - £41K

£40K

£41K

£39,503 - £41,424 Range

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Red Hat
4.4

Red Hat

Technical Writer
About 

£43K -£50K

£43K

£50K

£42,865 - £49,766 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Technical Writer - Contractor
About 

£24K -£259K

£24K

£259K

£24,107 - £259,127 Range

Totara Learning Solutions
5.0

Totara Learning Solutions

Technical Writer
About 

£36K -£45K

£36K

£45K

£35,566 - £45,183 Range

Thought Machine
4.4

Thought Machine

Technical Writer
About 

£68K -£76K

£68K

£76K

£68,397 - £75,599 Range

Waters
3.9

Waters

Technical Writer
About 

£30K -£39K

£30K

£39K

£30,251 - £39,030 Range

Mentor Graphics
4.3

Mentor Graphics

Technical Writer
About 

£33K -£44K

£33K

£44K

£32,831 - £44,449 Range

WANdisco
4.2

WANdisco

Technical Writer
About 

£31K -£34K

£31K

£34K

£31,273 - £33,752 Range

Anaplan
4.1

Anaplan

Technical Writer
About 

£39K -£63K

£39K

£63K

£39,381 - £63,471 Range

Teligence
3.1

Teligence

Technical Writer
About 

£31K -£34K

£31K

£34K

£31,165 - £34,064 Range

Nominet
3.5

Nominet

Technical Writer
About 

£55K -£64K

£55K

£64K

£54,557 - £64,185 Range

Metaswitch
4.0

Metaswitch

Technical Writer
About 

£38K -£41K

£38K

£41K

£38,021 - £40,558 Range

Ocado Technology
4.2

Ocado Technology

Technical Writer
About 

£36K -£62K

£36K

£62K

£36,494 - £61,856 Range

Rise Technical Recruitment
4.5

Rise Technical Recruitment

Technical Writer
About 

£36K -£53K

£36K

£53K

£35,950 - £53,256 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Technical Writer salaries

The national average salary for a Technical Writer is £40,286 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Technical Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 163 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Technical Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Technical Writer in United Kingdom is £63,880 per year.

The lowest salary for a Technical Writer in United Kingdom is £25,406 per year.