Entry-Level Document Control Specialist Salary

For Entry-Level Document Control Specialists, hourly average wages total $17.05 per hour. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Female Entry-Level Document Control Specialists make up most of the survey respondents at 73 percent. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,117 - $61,990
$33K
$43K
$62K
MEDIAN: $43,070
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$12.12 - $24.03
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MEDIAN: $17.05
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,117 - $61,990  
   
Bonus
$501 - $4,470  
Profit Sharing
$950  
Total Pay (?
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$27,505 - $56,885  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 184
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.12 - $24.03  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.03  
Overtime
$18.61 - $35.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$501 - $4,470  
   
Profit Sharing
$950  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,505 - $56,885  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 440

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,491

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For Entry-Level Document Control Specialists, working in the bustling city of Seattle has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Document Control Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+24 percent), Los Angeles (+22 percent), Fremont (+20 percent), and San Diego (+13 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 16 percent south of the national average, can be found in Salt Lake City. Employers also pay below the national average in Chicago and Dallas (11 percent lower).

Key Stats for Document Control Specialist

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
19%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Document Control Specialist Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲3%

Document Management
▲1%

National Average
$38,000


Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼1%

Adobe PDF
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Documentation
▼5%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼5%

Image Processing
▼5%

Document Preparation
▼5%

Data Entry
▼6%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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