Documentation Specialist I Salary in the United States

How much does a Documentation Specialist I make in the United States? The average Documentation Specialist I salary in the United States is $50,856 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $45,794 and $57,226. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Documentation Specialist I develops, prepares and/or maintains documentation pertaining to business processes, systems operation, product development and other technical processes. Researches, reviews, and collects available technical information as basis for documentation. Being a Documentation Specialist I creates new documentation or updates existing documentation to accurately reflect changes in a product or process. Writes and maintains end user documentation or on line instructional content. Additionally, Documentation Specialist I may require an associate's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Documentation Specialist I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Documentation Specialist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Documentation Specialist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Documentation Specialist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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