Information Technology Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average pay for an Information Technology Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts is $60,982 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. A skill in IT Security & Infrastructure is associated with high pay for this job.

$40,100 - $103,635
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$100K
MEDIAN: $60,982
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$13.09 - $59.60
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MEDIAN: $23.52
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Salary
$40,100 - $103,635  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $19,727  
Profit Sharing
$150.00  
Total Pay (?
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$39,035 - $113,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $59.60  
   
Overtime
$30.52  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $19,727  
   
Profit Sharing
$150.00  
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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$39,035 - $113,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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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
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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Information Technology Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Technology Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Technology Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Information Technology Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 13 salaries. An Information Technology Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Information Technology Specialist

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Information Technology Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲72%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$60,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Information Technology Specialist Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲43%

Network Management / Administration
▲6%

National Average
$60,000


Microsoft Active Directory
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▼8%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼19%

Troubleshooting
▼20%

Network Support
▼22%

System Administration
▼23%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
▼29%

Windows Support
▼30%

Computer Service
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 14%
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