Entry-Level Document Control Specialist Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Document Control Specialists lies in the neighborhood of $17.22 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Document Control Specialists making up 74 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$32,377 - $61,190
$32K
$44K
$61K
MEDIAN: $43,595
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$12.49 - $24.40
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$17
$24
MEDIAN: $17.22
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$0$61K
Salary $32,377 - $61,190
Bonus $503 - $4,701
Profit Sharing $925
Total Pay (?
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$27,763 - $56,125
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 184
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.49 - $24.40
Hourly Tips $0.03
Overtime $19.45 - $36.48
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $503 - $4,701
Profit Sharing $925
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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$27,763 - $56,125
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 459

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Document Control Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,626

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 29 percent, Entry-Level Document Control Specialists in Seattle receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Document Control Specialists will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+24 percent), Los Angeles (+21 percent), Fremont (+19 percent), and San Diego (+13 percent). Salt Lake City ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 16 percent below the national average. Workers in Chicago and Dallas earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (11 percent less).

Document Control Specialist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Document Control Specialist in Dubuque:
Manage your time and projects to be completed on time.

Document Control Specialist in San Jose:
"Managing the life cycle of a product."
Be extremely detail oriented and very thorough.

Key Stats for Document Control Specialist

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 111 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Document Control Specialist Salaries

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲2%

Document Management
▲1%

National Average
$39,000


Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼2%

Adobe PDF
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Documentation
▼5%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼5%

Data Entry
▼6%

Image Processing
▼6%

Document Preparation
▼6%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 111 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 16%
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