Average Mid-Career Information Technology Specialist with Information Technology (IT) Support Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$60,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Information Technology Specialist with Information Technology (IT) Support skills in Houston, Texas is $60,000.
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What Do Information Technology Specialists Do?

Information Technology Specialist Tasks
  • Maintain, manage, troubleshoot and upgrade computer systems and servers for performance and security related issues.
  • Provide end-user support for a variety of web applications.
  • Troubleshoot information technology-related issues for both hardware and software.
  • Coordinate the set-up of data services, as well as phone, computer, and printer installation.
  • Coordinate the planning, implementation, and maintenance of all information technology products.

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What Are Popular Skills for Information Technology Specialists?

Skills in Troubleshooting, System Administration and Microsoft Active Directory are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Support and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2).

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology Specialists?

An entry-level Information Technology Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,000 based on 5 salaries. An early career Information Technology Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,693 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Information Technology Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,986 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $126,500.
Employees with Information Technology Specialist in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 9.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (11.7% less), Tampa, Florida (10.1% less) and San Antonio, Texas (9.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 57 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.8%
Early Career
42.1%
Experienced
36.8%
Late Career
12.3%