Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average pay for an Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts is $54,506 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Software Knowledge and PC Support. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$40,132 - $77,141
$40K
$55K
$77K
MEDIAN: $54,506
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$16.50 - $27.49
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MEDIAN: $23.82
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,132 - $77,141  
   
Bonus
$1,021 - $12,723  
Total Pay (?
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$36,650 - $78,612  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$23.82  
   
Overtime
$41.17  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Bonus
$1,021 - $12,723  
   
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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$36,650 - $78,612  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲35%

▲22%

National Average
$54,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Salaries

Software Knowledge
▲34%

PC Support
▲34%


Software Installation & Upgrade
▲3%

Microsoft Office
▲3%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲1%

Troubleshooting
▲1%

National Average
$54,000

Help Desk / Desktop Support
▼2%

Customer Service
▼2%

Phone Support
▼2%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼3%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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