Information Technology (IT) Coordinator Salary

Information Technology Coordinators in the United States take home an average $48K per year. Total cash compensation to Information Technology Coordinators bottoms out near $32K and approaches $67K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $5K from bonuses and almost $4K from profit sharing. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men make up the majority of Information Technology Coordinators (68 percent) survey respondents. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction.

$33,437 - $69,964

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$13.41 - $26.46

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$33,437 - $69,964  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,856  
Profit Sharing
$0.41 - $3,512  
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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$31,822 - $67,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 677
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.41 - $26.46  
   
Overtime
$17.86 - $44.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,856  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.41 - $3,512  
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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$31,822 - $67,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 282
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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Coordinator

An information technology (IT) coordinator is normally the backbone of all computer-related technology within an organization or project. In larger organizations, this coordinator may be assigned to individual projects by an organization; in smaller companies, the IT coordinator may work across multiple projects or departments.

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Information Technology (IT) Coordinator Tasks

  • Coordinate contractors and equipment or resource allocation.
  • Manage and maintain the computer network and database.
  • Provide customer service support and end-user training via phone and the internet.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair hardware or software issues, and install updates or applications.
  • Compile performance or sales data and report on trends and potential improvements.

Common Career Paths for Information Technology (IT) Coordinator


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Though not the most common occurrence, Information Technology Coordinators sometimes become Information Technology Directors, where the average income is $101K per year. Information Technology Coordinators moving up in their careers tend to step into positions as Information Technology Managers or Systems Administrators. The median paychecks in those roles are $31K higher and $10K higher, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Coordinator


Information Technology Coordinators seem to wield many skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Project Management, System Administration, Microsoft Access, and Network Management / Administration are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 12 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Web Design, Help Desk / Desktop Support, and Help Desk / Desktop Support. Those familiar with Help Desk / Desktop Support also tend to know Windows Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Coordinator

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


Information Technology Coordinators with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $41K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $47K. Information Technology Coordinators with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $53K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $56K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Information Technology Coordinators, busy Columbus offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 30 percent above the national average. Information Technology Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Denver (+26 percent), Houston (+20 percent), Austin (+18 percent), and Boston (+17 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 15 percent south of the national average, can be found in Miami. Washington and San Diego are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries tend to be 7 percent less than the median.

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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$45,000


Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Coordinator Salaries


System Administration
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Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
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Information Technology (IT) Support
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Web Development
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National Average
$45,000

Microsoft Excel
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Workstation Lan
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Windows Support
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Microsoft Office
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Web Design
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 230 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 12%
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