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Technical Publication Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$98,729 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Publication Supervisor is $98,729 a year and $47 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Publication Supervisor is between $69,604 and $122,436. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Publication Supervisor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in preparation and layout of a technical publication and ensures the quality and timely delivery of required material.
  • Studies materials to determine most effective form of presentation and number and type of illustrations required, in accordance with specifications and accepted standards of composition, limitations of equipment, and available funds.
  • Activities include, but are not limited to, various media types such as desktop publishing, documentation manuals and software, electronic publishing, illustrations, marketing materials, repair guides and manuals, sales materials, software presentations, translations, users manuals, and related materials.
  • This position typically reports to a manager and is the first level of supervision in the organization.
Technical Publication Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Technical Writers

Job family population: 49,960

Estimated population of Technical Publication Supervisor jobs: 6,387

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Technical Publication Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Door Assembler
May 17
Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
Visron Technical LLC
... Team Leader and supervisor. * Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and ... Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
Production Supervisor
May 14
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Skyline Staffing
Immediate Openings for 1st and 2nd shift Supervisors Scope of Job: Supervise and coordinate the ... technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications ...
Quality Assurance Manager
Apr 16
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Resource Label Group
Reviews technical publications, articles and abstracts to stay abreast of technical developments in industry. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Directly supervises employees in the Quality Assurance ...
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
Apr 11
Addison, IL, USA
Overton Chicago Gear
Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications ... supervisor · All other duties and activities as assigned or necessary to support Operation ...
Senior Embedded Real-Time Software Engineer
Apr 29
Vernon Hills, United States
Column Engineering
... technical requirements and design documents. Ability to write presentations for publication that conform to prescribed style and format. Ability to communicate information to team members, supervisor ...
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