The average salary for an Assessment Specialist is $53,339.
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Job Description for Assessment Specialist
Assessment specialists work primarily for educational institutions and companies which develop educational or employment assessment materials. They are generally responsible for researching curricula and learning standards and creating guidelines for what should be included in particular assessments. Assessment specialists develop tests which help determine a student’s placement or progress and development or whether someone is fit for a certain job. They also ensure that the material is engagi…Read more
Assessment Specialist Tasks
- Interview others, derive needs, and evaluate best course of action.
- Conduct follow up assessments and review efficacy of recommendations.
- Document pertinent information guidelines.
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Popular Skills for Assessment Specialist
Skills in Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, Cognitive Assessment, Project Management and Technical Writing are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Assessment Specialist
An entry-level Assessment Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,125 based on 11 salaries. An early career Assessment Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,347 based on 121 salaries. A mid-career Assessment Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,072 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Assessment Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,069 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,839.
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Employees with Assessment Specialist in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Antonio, Texas (22.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (14.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (34.4% less), Indianapolis, Indiana (8.2% less) and New York, New York (5.7% less).
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