Each year, STC Austin conducts a survey to understand compensation and benefits in Austin. This year, the Austin communities of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) and the User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) partnered to conduct a survey of salaries, contract rates, and other compensation for professionals in the Austin area in the overlapping domains of technical communication and user experience.
Note: The salary survey covering 2014 data is cancelled.
The survey was open to all technical communicators and usability professionals in the Austin area, whether current STC or UXPA members or not.
On May 15, 2014, Janet Swisher shared and talked about the *results* at the STC Austin meetup.
The Austin Chapter survey is conducted using these methods and guidelines:
Salary survey reports are available for the following years:
Note: The salary survey results are PDF, which require Adobe Reader to view. You can download the latest copy of the Adobe Reader.