A Documentation Engineer earns an average salary of $59,342 per year.

$28,500 - $77,949
(Median)
$28K
$59K
$78K
MEDIAN: $59,341
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90%

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$12.50 - $35.40
(Median)
$12
$22
$35
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$28,500 - $77,949  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
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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$30,758 - $74,459  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.50 - $35.40  
   
Overtime
$39.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$30,758 - $74,459  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | 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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Experience Affects Documentation Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Documentation Engineer Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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