April, 2015 Archive

How much do technical writers make?

Surveys indicate that technical writers are paid more than other types of writers, but how much can you really make as a technical writer? The answer isn’t simple. What kind of technical documents you write, what industry you’re working in, and other factors affect how much you’re paid. While pay rates generally fall within a […]

How to get your first technical writing job

Getting a technical writing job when you have little or no experience is a challenge. Fortunately, there are things you can to improve your chances of getting that first job that will start you on a rewarding career as a technical writer.