Information Technologist Salary

An average Information Technologist in the United States can expect to take home roughly $56K annually. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Information Technologists who answered the questionnnaire. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, slightly less than a fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$33,008 - $107,906
(Median)
$33K
$56K
$110K
MEDIAN: $56,398
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$11.22 - $34.77
(Median)
$11
$18
$35
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$33,008 - $107,906  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,960  
Total Pay (?
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$30,685 - $100,425  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 100
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$11.22 - $34.77  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $52.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,960  
   
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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$30,685 - $100,425  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Job Description for Information Technologist

Information technologists are employed by a variety of business chains/offices which require large numbers of computers to function, and their essential responsibility is to keep all computers and technological infrastructure updated and functioning properly. Resolving technical issues on a moderate scale is also part of the job, as it keeps the company technologically-competitive on a larger scale. Hardware and software issues, IT systems, cabling, and routers are also part of the regular work routine.

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Information Technologist Tasks

  • Provide technical support to staff by answering questions and addressing concerns.
  • Establish technological security procedures and govern data and information systems.
  • Orchestrate the technological efficiency of an organization, including computer performance, communications, and networking.
  • Perform installation of computer hardware and communications networks.

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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technologist

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Information Technologists. Survey participants with less than five years' experience report a median income of $46K, and earnings aren't much higher for respondents who have five to 10 years under their belts; respondents in the latter group report a median of just $48K. Information Technologists with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $65K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $97K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

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Experience Affects Information Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 85%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 22%
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