Texas Technical Writers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Technical Writers in Texas

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Fast Facts for Technical Writers in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, San Antonio and Dallas
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: El Paso, Houston and Fort Worth
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Dallas, Houston and Austin

Salaries for Technical Writers in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston

Schools for Technical Writers in Texas are listed below.

Selected Technical Writing Schools in Texas

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  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in English - Writing
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Texas Technical Writing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abilene Christian University Abilene Doctorate 4,675
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Angelo State University San Angelo Masters 6,239
Austin College Sherman Masters 1,339
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Baylor University Waco Doctorate & First Professional 14,174
Blinn College Brenham Associate 14,589
Central Texas College Killeen Associate 21,532
Cisco College Cisco Associate 3,365
Clarendon College Clarendon Associate 1,126
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Concordia University Texas Austin Masters 1,832
Dallas Baptist University Dallas Doctorate 5,244
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
East Texas Baptist University Marshall Bachelor 1,308
Frank Phillips College Borger Associate 1,356
Hardin-Simmons University Abilene Doctorate 2,435
Hill College Hillsboro Associate 3,556
Houston Baptist University Houston Masters 2,339
Howard Payne University Brownwood Masters 1,386
Huston-Tillotson University Austin Bachelor 768
Jarvis Christian College Hawkins Bachelor 712
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lee College Baytown Associate 5,856
McMurry University Abilene Bachelor 1,462
Midland College Midland Bachelor 5,739
Midwestern State University Wichita Falls Masters 6,027
Northwest Vista College San Antonio Associate 10,329
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 2,608
Palo Alto College San Antonio Associate 7,662
Paris Junior College Paris Associate 4,343
Paul Quinn College Dallas Bachelor 567
Prairie View A & M University Prairie View Doctorate 8,382
Rice University Houston Doctorate 5,161
Saint Edward's University Austin Masters 5,317
Sam Houston State University Huntsville Doctorate 16,496
San Antonio College San Antonio Associate 19,819
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
Schreiner University Kerrville Masters 971
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
Southern Methodist University Dallas Doctorate & First Professional 10,829
Southwestern Adventist University Keene Masters 890
Southwestern Assemblies of God University Waxahachie Masters 1,834
Southwestern University Georgetown Bachelor 1,294
St Marys University San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 3,920
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Stephen F Austin State University Nacogdoches Doctorate 11,607
Sul Ross State University Alpine Masters 2,717
Tarleton State University Stephenville Doctorate 9,460
Temple College Temple Associate 4,787
Texas A & M International University Laredo Doctorate 5,179
Texas A & M University College Station Doctorate 46,542
Texas A & M University-Commerce Commerce Doctorate 8,813
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Doctorate 8,563
Texas A & M University-Kingsville Kingsville Doctorate 6,567
Texas A & M University-Texarkana Texarkana Masters 1,656
Texas Christian University Fort Worth Masters 8,668
Texas College Tyler Bachelor 774
Texas Lutheran University Seguin Bachelor 1,375
Texas Southern University Houston Doctorate 9,540
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
Texas Tech University Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 28,260
Texas Wesleyan University Fort Worth Doctorate & First Professional 3,087
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas at Arlington Arlington Doctorate 24,889
The University of Texas at Austin Austin Doctorate 50,170
The University of Texas at Brownsville Brownsville Doctorate 17,215
The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso Doctorate 20,154
The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 28,533
The University of Texas at Tyler Tyler Doctorate 6,137
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Odessa Masters 3,559
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435
Trinity University San Antonio Masters 2,686
University of Dallas Irving Doctorate 2,972
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663
University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston Doctorate 7,522
University of Houston-Downtown Houston Masters 11,793
University of Houston-Victoria Victoria Masters 2,784
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Belton Doctorate 2,651
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710
University of St Thomas Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 3,273
University of the Incarnate Word San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 5,752
Wayland Baptist University Plainview Masters 5,899
West Texas A & M University Canyon Doctorate 7,502
Western Texas College Snyder Associate 1,844
Wiley College Marshall Bachelor 926

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Technical Writers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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


Amarillo 0 $64180 0
Austin 500 $62110 1.5
Round Rock 500 $62110 1.5
Houston 1240 $72410 1.17
The Woodlands 1240 $72410 1.17
Sugar Land 1240 $72410 1.17
Dallas 1580 $69130 1.33
Fort Worth 1580 $69130 1.33
Arlington 1580 $69130 1.33
El Paso 60 $79300 0.57
San Antonio 330 $58590 0.95
New Braunfels 330 $58590 0.95
Killeen 40 $60250 0.89
Temple 40 $60250 0.89
Waco 60 $63320 1.56
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