Average Information Technology Specialist with System Administration Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$74,237
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$2,500
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The average salary for an Information Technology Specialist with System Administration skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $74,237.
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$46k
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$74k
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$128k
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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 that pay less than market rate include IT Security & Infrastructure, Computer Hardware Technician, Help Desk / Desktop Support, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) and Information Technology (IT) Support.

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

An early career Information Technology Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,619 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,741 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Information Technology Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,352 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $89,500.
Employees with Information Technology Specialist in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 3.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (44.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (30.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (21.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
35.4%
Late Career
12.5%