Documentation Specialist with Technical Writing Skills Salary

Documentation Specialists with Technical Writing skills take home approximately $48K per year on average. Documentation Specialists with Technical Writing skills survey participants are largely women, dominating at 65 percent. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$32,266 - $61,828
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MEDIAN: $48,160
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$12.95 - $25.19
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$0$62K
Salary $32,266 - $61,828
Bonus $484.79 - $5,171
Profit Sharing $1,500
Total Pay (?
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$29,842 - $62,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $12.95 - $25.19
Overtime $14.09 - $46.19
Annual Data $0$62K
Bonus $484.79 - $5,171
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$29,842 - $62,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

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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 $41,000 based on 77 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 $49,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Documentation Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 24 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 $61,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Documentation Specialist

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Documentation Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

Experienced
▲20%

Mid-Career
▲15%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 12%
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