Documentation Specialist III Salary in the United States

How much does a Documentation Specialist III make in the United States? The average Documentation Specialist III salary in the United States is $78,406 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $70,009 and $86,590. 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 III 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 III 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 III has developed a strong understanding of the technical details of the products or processes that are being documented. May require an associate's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Documentation Specialist III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Documentation Specialist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Documentation Specialist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Documentation Specialist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Documentation Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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