STC’s 2008 Salary Database— What are the fastest growing industries for technical writers? Which ones are posting the sharpest declines? Where are salaries going up the most? How much should you expect to make if you apply for a job in another city? The answer to these and other questions asked by job seekers and project planners can be found in STC’s 2008 Salary Database report. With over 90 pages of detailed regional and industry specific statistics on the number of jobs and salaries for technical writers, the report covers 160 municipalities and 21 non-metropolitan areas in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Read the rest of this article. View STC’s 2008 Salary Database Report.