Instructional Technology Specialist Salary

Median pay for Instructional Technology Specialists in the United States is around $49K annually. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction for Instructional Technology Specialists is high. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Instructional Technology Specialists making up 53 percent of survey respondents. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$33,412 - $71,176
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$33K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $49,212
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$13.17 - $29.87
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$33,412 - $71,176  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,037  
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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$30,877 - $70,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 229
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.17 - $29.87  
   
Overtime
$18.49 - $38.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,037  
   
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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$30,877 - $70,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Job Description for Instructional Technology Specialist

Instructional technology specialists are responsible for conducting instructional technology activities for their organization. These professionals are in charge of training and teaching staffs or individuals different technology concepts and topics. They are experts in their field and have specialties in specific technology matters. In addition, they possess strong communication abilities to explain said concepts in a clear and concise manner.

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Instructional Technology Specialist Tasks

  • Evaluate the implementation of technology into the teaching methods of teaching staff and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Oversee online educational programs including online courses or supplemental materials offered at various education levels.
  • Assist different types of learners such as advanced learners, learners with disabilities and English-as-Second-Language, using computer technology.
  • Identify technology training needs of faculty and students.
  • Integrate computer technologies (hardware & software) into the curriculae of various school grade levels from elementary school to college.

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Popular Skills for Instructional Technology Specialist


Instructional Technology Specialists report a narrow range of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Curriculum Planning, Technology Coordinator, Training, and Information Technology Support are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 15 percent. Experience with Information Technology Support is often linked with knowledge of Training.

Pay by Experience Level for Instructional Technology Specialist

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


For Instructional Technology Specialists, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $46K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $49K on average. Instructional Technology Specialists with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $51K. Instructional Technology Specialists who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $62K.

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Experience Affects Instructional Technology Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 5%


National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Instructional Technology Specialist Salaries

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 15%

Technology Coordinator
up arrow 8%

Training
up arrow 4%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 8%
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