A Documentation Specialist earns an average salary of C$45,435 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$31,400 - C$60,619
C$31K
C$44K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$43,803
10%
50%
90%
C$14.53 - C$36.06
C$15
C$20
C$36
MEDIAN: C$20.13
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$64K
Salary C$31,400 - C$60,619
Bonus C$1,282 - C$9,899
Profit Sharing C$4,069
Commission C$10,800
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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C$32,218 - C$64,628
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 103
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$14.53 - C$36.06
Overtime C$20.26 - C$44.83
Annual Data C$0C$64K
Bonus C$1,282 - C$9,899
Commission C$10,800
Profit Sharing C$4,069
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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C$32,218 - C$64,628
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Documentation Specialist

A documentation specialist normally works with a company that requires the maintenance of an extensive amount of written communication, policy briefs, records and systems specifications or manuals. This is typically an office-based job, and one that requires an individual to have excellent organizational skills.

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Documentation Specialist Tasks

  • Review documents and written external communication for format, consistency and compliance with existing procedures.
  • Train staff on document control policies and procedures.
  • Maintain revision control and tracking for controlled documents.
  • Confirm that all submitted documentation is accurate and complete.
  • Review site policies, operating procedures, work instructions and forms for format consistency.

Documentation Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Documentation Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Documentation Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Documentation Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 48 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Documentation Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Documentation Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 21 salaries. A Documentation Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$45,191

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Key Stats for Documentation Specialist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Documentation Specialist Salaries

▲43%

▲27%

▲13%

National Average
C$45,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 13%