Information Technology Specialist in Columbus, Ohio Salary

An Information Technology Specialist in Columbus, Ohio earns an average salary of $49,928 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are IT Security & Infrastructure, System Administration, Information Technology (IT) Support, and Troubleshooting.

$34,565 - $81,186
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MEDIAN: $49,928
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$14.66 - $64.11
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Salary
$34,565 - $81,186  
   
Bonus
$2,250  
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$33,887 - $82,915  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Hourly Rate
$14.66 - $64.11  
   
Overtime
$29.48  
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$33,887 - $82,915  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
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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 $39,000 based on 26 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 $59,000 based on 8 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 18 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 $79,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Information Technology Specialist

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Information Technology Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲64%

Experienced
▲39%

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Information Technology Specialist Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲61%

System Administration
▲48%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▲47%

Troubleshooting
▲27%

National Average
$48,000

Network Support
▼5%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▼9%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼14%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼22%

Microsoft Office
▼24%

Computer Service
▼26%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 12%