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Information Specialist Salary

An Information Specialist earns an average salary of $48,351 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Network Management / Administration and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2).
$28,310 - $77,862
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MEDIAN: $48,350
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$10.28 - $25.70
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$28,310 - $77,862  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,980  
Profit Sharing
$976 - $4,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,158 - $73,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 213
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.28 - $25.70  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.00  
Overtime
$1.31 - $39.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,980  
   
Profit Sharing
$976 - $4,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$25,158 - $73,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 143
United States (change)

Job Description for Information Specialist

The information specialist is in charge of managing data and secured files, analyzing data, communicating with stockholders, and training other people in the job. They assist in coordinating processing systems within the company and streamlining the company's systems, along with developing quarterly reports. An information specialist typically works with supervisors to provide data about the company and other information required. They also work with clients, shareholders, and colleagues.

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Information Specialist Tasks

  • Analyze the clients' information needs.
  • Develop standard processes for organizing and distributing reports and information.
  • Develop and distribute information within company and for clients.
  • Manage, analyze, and secure data.

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Pay by Experience Level for Information Specialist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Information Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 46%


Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Information Specialist Salaries

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 23%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Office
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National Average
$41,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 14%