System Documentation Specialist III Salary in the United States

How much does a System Documentation Specialist III make in the United States? The average System Documentation Specialist III salary in the United States is $86,227 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $77,028 and $94,709. 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

Develops, prepares, and maintains functional, configuration, and user interface documentation for computer software and hardware products. Produces foundational manuals, release notes, user documentation, and online instructional content. Documents enhancements or changes to a product or process using a standardized style and structure. Researches, reviews, and collects all related technical information to be reflected in the documentation. Uses a variety of editing, content management, diagramming, screen capture, and other documentation tools. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    System Documentation Specialist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    System Documentation Specialist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    System Documentation Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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