Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in Houston, Texas Salary

The average pay for an Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in Houston, Texas is $50,815 per year. A skill in Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,236 - $68,040
$34K
$51K
$68K
MEDIAN: $51,489
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$13.71 - $28.85
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MEDIAN: $20.07
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,236 - $68,040  
   
Bonus
$997 - $19,392  
Total Pay (?
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$32,426 - $66,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.71 - $28.85  
   
Overtime
$7.86 - $47.34  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$997 - $19,392  
   
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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$32,426 - $66,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 14 salaries. An Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

▲14%

▲5%

National Average
$50,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲14%

System Administration
▲10%

Microsoft Office
▲7%

Windows Support
▲5%

Microsoft Exchange
▲3%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼0%

National Average
$50,000


Software Installation & Upgrade
▼1%



Network Support
▼8%



PC Support
▼10%

Network Management / Administration
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 11%
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