Iowa Technical Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Technical Writers in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Technical Writers in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dubuque and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Des Moines and Davenport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Technical Writers in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Schools for Technical Writers in Iowa are listed below.

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More Iowa Technical Writing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briar Cliff University Sioux City Masters 1,138
Buena Vista University Storm Lake Masters 2,548
Central College Pella Bachelor 1,605
Clarke College Dubuque Doctorate 1,230
Coe College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,316
Cornell College Mount Vernon Bachelor 1,083
Dordt College Sioux Center Masters 1,301
Drake University Des Moines Masters 5,617
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Grinnell College Grinnell Bachelor 1,654
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160
Iowa Wesleyan College Mount Pleasant Bachelor 834
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
Luther College Decorah Bachelor 2,476
Maharishi University of Management Fairfield Doctorate 948
Morningside College Sioux City Masters 1,798
Mount Mercy College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,506
Saint Ambrose University Davenport Doctorate 3,870
Simpson College Indianola Masters 2,039
University of Dubuque Dubuque Doctorate & First Professional 1,560
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls Doctorate 12,692
Upper Iowa University Fayette Masters 5,143
Waldorf College Forest City Bachelor 630
Wartburg College Waverly Bachelor 1,810

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Technical Writers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Technical Writers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Technical Writers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Cedar Rapids 140 $57810 2.8
Des Moines 90 $48150 0.72
West Des Moines 90 $48150 0.72
Dubuque 0 $43900 0
Waterloo 40 $47240 1.25
Cedar Falls 40 $47240 1.25
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