Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Assistant Salary

Entry-Level Information Technology Assistants can expect to earn an average of $14.30 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under a third lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Information Technology Assistants. The vast majority of Entry-Level Information Technology Assistants (82 percent) survey respondents are men. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$26,056 - $49,256
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$9.85 - $19.29
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$0$49K
Salary $26,056 - $49,256
Bonus $0.00 - $4,966
Profit Sharing $2,625
Total Pay (?
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$21,067 - $46,150
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 104
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $9.85 - $19.29
Overtime $11.63 - $29.94
Annual Data $0$46K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,966
Profit Sharing $2,625
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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$21,067 - $46,150
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 197

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Information Technology (IT) Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $32,056

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Information Technology Assistants, 33 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Information Technology Assistants will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+31 percent), Burlington (+28 percent), New York (+22 percent), and Dallas (+19 percent). Houston is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 10 percent.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Assistant

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Assistant Salaries

Windows 2003 Server
▲24%

Network Management / Administration
▲7%

Network Support
▲6%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$32,000

Help Desk / Desktop Support
▼1%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼1%


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

Customer Service
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 30%
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