$49,634
Avg. Salary
$16.27
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,965

Bonus

$2,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Information Specialist is $16.27 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Specialist is $49,634 per year.

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$10.76
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$27.96
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MEDIAN $16.27
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$32k
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$83k
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MEDIAN $49,634
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$0$82K
Salary $32,073 - $82,983
Bonus $485 - $9,814
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$26,925 - $75,992
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 225
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $10.76 - $27.96
Overtime $16.56 - $44.26
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $485 - $9,814
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$26,925 - $75,992
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 160

Job Description for Information Specialist

The information specialist is in charge of managing data and secured files, analyzing data, communicating with stockholders, and training other people in the job. They assist in coordinating processing systems within the company and streamlining the company's systems, along with developing quarterly reports. An information specialist typically works with supervisors to provide data about the company and other information required. They also work with clients, shareholders, and colleagues.

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Information Specialist Tasks
  • Develop and distribute information within company and for clients.
  • Manage, analyze, and secure data.
  • Analyze the clients' information needs.
  • Develop standard processes for organizing and distributing reports and information.

Information Specialist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Information Specialist

Pay by Experience Level for Information Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Information Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 118 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Information Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 46 salaries. An Information Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 30 salaries.

Information Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Information Specialist?

Information Specialist in Myrtle Beach:
"Low pay."
Pros: vacationers coming in
Cons: sitting for long periods

Information Specialist in Chicago:
"Busy."
Pros: There's a lot of opportunities if you put your all into it.
Cons: There's a crap ton of competition

Information Specialist in Sturtevant:
"Rewarding."
Pros: The work we do helps people in need.
Cons: Not interactive enough for me.

Information Specialist in Buffalo:
"I wish I had known their is no moving up."
Make sure you are aware this is not a career and shouldn't be looked at it that way. You may be trusted with more duties, but don't expect a big raise, benefits, sick days, or room for advancement.

Information Specialist in Zeeland:
"Fun, fast paced, some what entertaining."
Pros: I love every thing about it.
Cons: Nothing, they are really lean.

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Key Stats for Information Specialist

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Information Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲69%

▲16%

▲10%

National Average
$43,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Information Specialist Salaries

Network Management / Administration
▲17%

Database Management & Reporting
▲14%

Research Analysis
▲8%

National Average
$43,000




Data Analysis
▼5%

Data Entry
▼20%

Social Media Marketing
▼22%


Oral / Verbal Communication
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 14%