Average Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with System Administration Skills Salary

$50,612
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,992
Bonus
$15,300
Commission
$3,000
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The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with System Administration skills is $50,612.
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$36k
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$51k
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$73k
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$36k - $73k
Bonus
$294 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8k
Commission
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$34k - $70k
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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist

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.

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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Hardware Technician, Troubleshooting, Help Desk / Desktop Support, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) and Information Technology (IT) Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist

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 $40,824 based on 8 salaries. An early career Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,246 based on 356 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,194 based on 312 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,871 based on 178 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,929.
Employees with Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 24.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (14.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (8.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (22.9% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (17.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 933 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.9%
Early Career
38.2%
Mid Career
33.4%
Experienced
19.1%
Late Career
8.5%