How much does a Documentation Specialist make in the United States? The average Documentation Specialist salary in the United States is $49,088 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $39,701 and $52,715. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Documentation Specialist (Secret Clearance required) (Finance) R iverTech, an Akima Company, delivers space situational awareness and satellite surveillance services that protect and defend sea, land ... - 12 days ago
Documentation Specialist [Req: 20201028] Location: Remote until COVID resolved then on-site at Dahlgren, VA Clearance Required: Employee must be a US Citizen, and have at least a SECRET clearance
ZipRecruiter - 83 days ago
DISYS - Henrico , VA
THIS IS A 6 MONTH CONTRACT WORK FROM THE JOB: * 3kpz 3kq0 3kq1 3kq6"> Responsible for performing a variety of loan documentation duties on moderately complex loans, using comprehensive knowledge of ...
Nexxt - 21 days ago
Blue Signal Search - Columbia , VA
Create white pages and technical documentation such as user guides for solution sets. * Facilitate DevOps discussions throughout lifecycle of feature planning through establishing relationships with ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
PTL tracking software; and PTL incident documentation. + This position requires attention to detail ... Tracking Specialist Level 3 exam. **Security Clearance Requirements:** + Current Top Secret ... - 17 days ago
Document Mgmt. Specialist 1 - Entry Level Pay Rate: $12-14 an hour DOE Summary: The main function of the Document Management Specialist is to perform activities to manage the storage, retrieval ...
ZipRecruiter - 67 days ago

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