$77,945
Avg. Salary
$27.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,500

Bonus

$2,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
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The average pay for a Technical Specialist with Information Technology (IT) Support skills is $27.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Technical Specialist with Information Technology (IT) Support skills is $77,945 per year.

$20.49
10%
$27.25
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$30.49
90%
MEDIAN $27.25
$45k
10%
$78k
50%
$125k
90%
MEDIAN $77,945
$45,218 - $125,136
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$130K
MEDIAN: $77,945
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$0$129K
Salary $45,218 - $125,136
Bonus $592 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$45,501 - $129,128
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 41
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $27.25
Overtime $44.79
Annual Data $0$129K
Bonus $592 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$45,501 - $129,128
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Technical Specialist

A technical specialist coordinates an organization's technology use. They recognize the company's composition and procedures, assesses its technology and technological processes, and attempts to streamline these processes to make them more effective. For example, the technical specialist may advise executives to create presentations using a particular program or may design new systems of storing data and information. A technical specialist can expect to work with other technical specialists in the company to discuss new ideas and improve processes; they also explain to others within the company how to use technology to increase production and make work more efficient. The technical specialist also must stay up to date with company and industry standards as they relate to technology.

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Technical Specialist Tasks

  • Investigate, process, monitor, and make recommendations for complicated problems or complaints.
  • Provide analytical support and direction for the team, and mentor junior members.
  • Develop and implement innovative solutions to optimize processes.
  • Serve as subject matter expert and direct the planning, design, and modification of individual project production.

Technical Specialist Job Listings

Technical Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working in manhassett?

Technical Specialist in manhassett:
Pros: Not too far from home. Overtime available.
Cons: Stressful. Upper management is horrible.

Technical Specialist in Cleveland:
"No lateral movement."
Seems like once you're in a more specialized role like this, you're pigeon holed into that job. People think that's all you can or are willing/want to do.

Technical Specialist in Rochester:
"Hear Your Customer."
Don't just listen to your customer, hear what they're actually saying.

Technical Specialist in Sugar Land:
"Several hats from Data entry to Quality Control."
Pros: Constant learning, new technology.
Cons: Long hours, low pay, no benefits, poor management.

Technical Specialist in Minneapolis:
"Technical Specialist For Audio Video."
Pros: Being able to learn new systems and devices on a regular basis. Programming. Networking (computer). Security.
Cons: Interaction with sales team. Lack of direction. Impossible deadlines. Lack of any other technology savvy people in my company. Lack of adequate resources (computers for programming, work stations for mock-ups of systems, etc). Lack of a service department, most of the time the job falls on me. Being the only person who knows how to use Microsoft Office. Having to put together pricing sheets for bids.

Technical Specialist in Chicago:
"Health Care."
Be familiar with the business besides the technology.

Key Stats for Technical Specialist

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 18%