What am I worth?
What your skills are worth in the market is constantly changing.
Get your pay report
How should I pay?
When you get pay right, you attract and retain the best talent.
Price a job

Average Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Salary in Australia

AU$56,723
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$2,070
Bonus
AU$0
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in Australia is AU$56,723.
10%
A$43k
MEDIAN
A$57k
90%
A$80k
Is Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Salary
AU$43k - AU$80k
Bonus
AU$202 - AU$10k
Total Pay
AU$43k - AU$83k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Information Technology (IT) Support Specialists Do?

Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Tasks
  • Maintain and troubleshoot devices and systems, hardware, and software.
  • Document system performance, bugs, debugging, and program requirements.
  • Follow maintenance protocols to ensure systems are secure and ready for users.
  • Lead design and deployment of servers, directories, wireless, backups, and personal devices.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialists?

Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Help Desk / Desktop Support, Troubleshooting and Information Technology (IT) Support.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialists?

An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$49,562 based on 29 salaries. An early career Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$52,381 based on 238 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$62,074 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$65,650 based on 62 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$79,000.
Employees with Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 6.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Adelaide, South Australia (5.8% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bendigo, Victoria (7.7% less), Gold Coast, Queensland (7.6% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (5.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 451 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.4%
Early Career
52.8%
Mid Career
22.2%
Experienced
13.7%
Late Career
4.9%