$47,926
Avg. Salary
$17.40
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,507

Profit Sharing

$1,582

Commission

$11,000

The average pay for an Information Technology Specialist is $18.89 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Technology Specialist is $54,972 per year.

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$0$71K
Salary $32,309 - $71,744
Bonus $0.00 - $5,642
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,500
Commission $362 - $24,832
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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$29,647 - $67,477
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,878
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $12.34 - $25.09
Hourly Tips $0.36
Overtime $18.70 - $39.62
Annual Data $0$67K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,642
Commission $362 - $24,832
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,500
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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$29,647 - $67,477
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,896

Job Description for Information Technology Specialist

Information technology specialists work closely with a variety of technology products, from their design to regular repair and upkeep. They generally provide their services as-needed for their companies regarding software, hardware, and databases and, depending on a specialist's skill, he/she may also create entire databases and programs for either individual or corporate needs.

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Information Technology Specialist

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,129

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Information Technology Specialist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Information Technology Specialist in New York:
Do what you love and love what you do.

Information Technology Specialist in Stockton:
"Keep Reading."
Don't stop reading new technology. Don't limit yourself to one part of IT.

Information Technology Specialist in Corvallis:
"Low stress, enjoyable work."
Pros: Where I work, it's low stress, daytime hours, I like the people I work with and work for. I enjoy the work I do.
Cons: The only bad thing about my job is the low pay. Very low pay...

Information Technology Specialist in San Jose:
"Very interesting."
Pros: I like the people. Always thriving and exciting.
Cons: My commute.

Information Technology Specialist in Brno:
Pros: All the learning opportunities you ever wanted, trainings courses certifications projects etc.
Cons: Almost all benefits are cut, except for health insurance, no meal vouchers, no bonuses ( this was cut IBM worldwide in 2014), for 3700 employees there is 1 ( one ) relaxation room with room for 3 ! Employees ... Since it was created I have yet to actually benefit from it. There is a chronic and general lack of motivation, and no matter how much you spin your wheels it will take you nowhere, until you your self will lose your motivation. That's why they always put in all job postings that they are searching for self motivated people, because the company will do next to nothing to motivate you.

Information Technology Specialist in Richmond:
"Always Listen To Instruction And Record Information."
Always listen to what information you are given and keep a record for yourself as reference in e-form or document hard copy.

Information Technology Specialist in Dallas:
"I Wish I Knew That I Would Not Be Receiving Salary."
Question the position and how long it has been in existence. If it is a new position that is a great sign. If it is not a new position, ask about how long the previous individuals had kept that position. If not for very long, this is a red flag about those over-seeing this position.

Key Stats for Information Technology Specialist

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 766 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
19%

Skills That Affect Information Technology Specialist Salaries



National Average
$43,000



Windows Support
▼3%

Network Management / Administration
▼3%

Cisco Networking
▼3%





Windows Operating System General Use
▼6%




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 766 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 19%