The average salary for an Instructional Technology Specialist is $52,281.
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Job Description for Instructional Technology Specialist
Instructional technology specialists are responsible for conducting instructional technology activities for their organization. These professionals are in charge of training and teaching staffs or individuals different technology concepts and topics. They are experts in their field and have specialties in specific technology matters. In addition, they possess strong communication abilities to explain said concepts in a clear and concise manner. One of their main responsibilities is participati…Read more
Instructional Technology Specialist Tasks
- Assist different types of learners such as advanced learners, learners with disabilities and English-as-Second-Language, using computer technology.
- Integrate computer technologies (hardware & software) into the curricula of various school grade levels from elementary school to college.
- Keep current on emerging technologies and make recommendations to the education organization.
- Develop and deliver face-to-face or online training programs to faculty and students.
- Identify technology training needs of faculty and students.
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Popular Skills for Instructional Technology Specialist
Multimedia / Streaming Media
Skills in Learning Management System (LMS) and Articulate E-Learning Software are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Multimedia / Streaming Media, Information Technology (IT) Support and Training.
Pay by Experience Level for Instructional Technology Specialist
An entry-level Instructional Technology Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,601 based on 27 salaries. An early career Instructional Technology Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,964 based on 122 salaries. A mid-career Instructional Technology Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,852 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Instructional Technology Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,622 based on 80 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,145.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Instructional Technology Specialist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 33.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (24.3% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (22.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (15.4% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.7% less).
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