How much does a Technical Documentation Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Technical Documentation Specialist in the United States is $35 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $31 and $39. Hourly rate 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. 

Search Technical Documentation Specialist Jobs in the United States

How to Become a Documentation Specialist

Technical Documentation Specialist

Review the job openings and experience requirements for the Technical Documentation Specialist job to confirm that it is the job you are seeking.

See user submitted job responsibilities for Technical Documentation Specialist.

Job Openings for Technical Documentation Specialist
Documentation Specialist [Req: 20201028] Location: Remote until COVID resolved then on-site at ... IPE technical documentation, Computer Operation forms and logs designed for traceability. This ...
Monster - 30 days ago
Senior Documentation Specialist Location: On-site at Dahlgren, VA Clearance Required: Candidate ... Develop, maintain, and update technical documentation, Computer Operation forms, and logs designed ...
Monster - 44 days ago
CACI is seeking fully cleared, dynamic technical professionals to join our ASPEN program in the ... CACI seeks a talented Documentation Specialist to join our Hosting Solutions Operating Group within ... - 42 days ago
... change documentation for plant modifications and assist in understanding, evaluation, and ... Technical Specialist II This role does not function as a technician in modifying, operating or ...
Dominion Energy - Today
Prepare project documentation and schedules for milestone briefings. * Facilitate internal and ... Communicate technical information into terms that are applicable and understandable to customers ...
Perspecta - 19 days ago
Kreative Technologies - Fairfax , VA
Develop outlines and drafts for review and approval by technical specialists and project management ensuring that final documents meet applicable contract requirements and regulations. Research and ...
ZipRecruiter - 82 days ago
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?'s CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst

Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Technical Documentation Specialist, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation


Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Technical Documentation Specialist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Technical Documentation Specialist ranges from $31 to $39 with the average hourly pay of $35. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $31 to $41 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $36.

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.