A Documentation Engineer earns an average wage of $21.00 per hour.

$24,328 - $79,058
$24K
$58K
$79K
MEDIAN: $58,253
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$12.50 - $35.40
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$24,328 - $79,058  
   
Bonus
$983  
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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$30,237 - $74,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.50 - $35.40  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$983  
   
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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$30,237 - $74,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Documentation Engineer

  • Evaluate current and implement new systems for maintaining up-to-date records and information.
  • Ensure that technical information is recorded accurately and comprehensively.
  • Draft, revise, and coordinate documentation efforts for all engineering projects.
  • Review contract details to ensure that the design and manufacture of a product can and will meet the requirements in the contract.

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Pay by Experience Level for Documentation Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Key Stats for Documentation Engineer

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Documentation Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Documentation Engineer Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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