Average Team Leader, IT Salary

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The average salary for a Team Leader, IT is $87,601.
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$54k - $129k
$967 - $20k
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$481 - $10k
$0 - $15k
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$34k - $135k

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Job Description for Team Leader, IT

Team Leader, IT Tasks
  • Supervise IT personnel in scheduling and completing tasks and status reports, assisting with problem escalation.
  • Manage resource allocation to scope and estimate user requests by determining their impact and costs.
  • Execute technical strategies to increase efficiency and service.
  • Interface with other departments to resolve complex or emergent operational problems.

Job Satisfaction for Team Leader, IT

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The top respondents for the job title Team Leader, IT are from the companies Accenture Technology Solutions, Accenture and Quicken Loans. Reported salaries are highest at Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Jersey, Inc. where the average pay is $116,072. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Quicken Loans and Accenture, earning around $87,552 and $78,537, respectively. HCL America, Inc. pays the lowest at around $68,500. International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Accenture Technology Solutions also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $75,076 and $77,307, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Team Leader, IT

Skills in SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Operating System General Use, Microsoft Office, Project Management and Team Leadership.

Pay by Experience Level for Team Leader, IT

An entry-level Team Leader, IT with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,929 based on 22 salaries. An early career Team Leader, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,664 based on 383 salaries. A mid-career Team Leader, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,491 based on 620 salaries. An experienced Team Leader, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,270 based on 761 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,531.
Employees with Team Leader, IT in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 14.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (12.9% more) and New York, New York (12.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (1.0% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.4% less).

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