Are technical writers not eligible for a good pay packet?

Subject: Are technical writers not eligible for a good pay packet?
From: PB <pbcommunicator -at- myrealbox -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2000 07:19:13 GMT

Hi

Sometimes it makes me furious when an interviewer says
"For a technical writer, your salary is great".

Why are technical communicators compared to programmers
most of the time? Isn't technical communication as
complicated as anything else? How would you handle this?


PB
Unimobile Inc.



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