$59,412
Avg. Salary
$22.01
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,023

Bonus

$1,977

Profit Sharing

$12,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Systems Specialist is $22.01 per hour.

The average pay for a Systems Specialist is $59,412 per year.

10%
$15.49
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$22.01
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$33.07
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MEDIAN $22.01
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$42k
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$59k
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$86k
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MEDIAN $59,412
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$86K
MEDIAN: $59,412
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$0$86K
Salary $41,529 - $86,241
Bonus $303 - $10,213
Profit Sharing $234 - $5,195
Commission $12,000
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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$37,564 - $84,266
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 459
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $15.49 - $33.07
Overtime $20.60 - $51.90
Annual Data $0$84K
Bonus $303 - $10,213
Commission $12,000
Profit Sharing $234 - $5,195
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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$37,564 - $84,266
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 192

Job Description for Systems Specialist

Systems specialists work in a field where it is best to get a four year bachelor’s degree in computer science or other similar area of study. Additional certifications and specialty job training will be needed in order to constantly keep abreast of current technology.

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Systems Specialist Tasks
  • Coordinate, manage, and lead technical support for new products, software, upgrades, or equipment.
  • Configure systems for optimal end user support, including disaster recovery and scheduled downtime plans.
  • Review, back up, and update systems regularly, documenting changes and system operation.
  • Compile, analyze, and evaluate data from multiple sources to provide decision-making information.

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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Systems Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Systems Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 193 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Systems Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 103 salaries. An experienced Systems Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 77 salaries. A Systems Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 32 salaries.

Systems Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Systems Specialist?

Systems Specialist in San Antonio:
"Not sure."
Pros: Paid days off
Cons: Management ignores problems.

Systems Specialist in Roxboro:
"Challenging."
Pros: Variety of issues to problem solve
Cons: Salaried employees with 5+ years experience but do not have a degree are not acknowledged as much as someone with a degree but NO EXPERIENCE

Systems Specialist in Tucson:
"Sense of self satisfaction."
Pros: Troubleshooting
Cons: Interaction with unpleasant doctors

Systems Specialist in Reseda:
"Learn to leave work at home."
Don't let the stress and negativity keep you up at night.

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Key Stats for Systems Specialist

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 164 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Systems Specialist Salaries

▲34%

▲22%

National Average
$57,000

▼2%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Systems Specialist Salaries

VMware ESX
▲14%

Software Installation & Upgrade
▲11%


National Average
$57,000

Training
▼3%




System Testing
▼17%


Network Management / Administration
▼24%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 164 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%