Documentation Supervisor Salary in the United States

How much does a Documentation Supervisor make in the United States? The average Documentation Supervisor salary in the United States is $81,400 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $70,606 and $91,861. 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 Supervisor supervises, prioritizes and coordinates the daily activities of a documentation staff within the department. Ensures new and existing publications are written in accordance with established documentation procedures and accurately present details of the product or process. Being a Documentation Supervisor reviews and edits written work as needed. Facilitates any requests for additional information needed to complete projects. Additionally, Documentation Supervisor may require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Documentation Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a Documentation Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. Down a level:

    Documentation Specialist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Documentation Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Documentation Manager

    5 + years experience
    Associate's Degree

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