Entry-Level Information Specialist Salary

It's impossible to make it big as a Entry-Level Information Specialists ; the average employee scrapes together only around $44K per year. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Information Specialists making up 78 percent. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the larger part earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$26,307 - $62,719
$26K
$44K
$63K
MEDIAN: $44,135
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$9.95 - $23.39
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$15
$23
MEDIAN: $15.42
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$0$62K
Salary $26,307 - $62,719
Bonus $2,500
Total Pay (?
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$24,268 - $58,458
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $9.95 - $23.39
Overtime $22.42
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $2,500
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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$24,268 - $58,458
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

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Information Specialist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Information Specialist in Buffalo:
"I wish I had known their is no moving up."
Make sure you are aware this is not a career and shouldn't be looked at it that way. You may be trusted with more duties, but don't expect a big raise, benefits, sick days, or room for advancement.

Key Stats for Information Specialist

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Information Specialist Salaries

Research Analysis
▲14%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Customer Service
▼11%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 20%
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