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Information Systems Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$63,000
$42,000
$63,000
$93,000
Did you know that the average information systems specialist makes $63,153 per year? That's valued at $30.36 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $42,000 and $94,000, meaning information systems specialists have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most information systems specialists find a job with manufacturing and health care companies, while others work for technology, health care, and professional companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Washington, Oregon and Alaska are the top states in the U.S. to pay information systems specialists the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Edmonds, WA
$100,056
Salem, OR
$86,438
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Map of Information Systems Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Information Systems Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Average Information Systems Specialist Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Washington, Oregon and Alaska, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for information systems specialists. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Arkansas, Arizona, and Hawaii.

City
Average Salary
Edmonds, WA
Edmonds, WA
$100,056
$100k
Salem, OR
Salem, OR
$86,438
$86k
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$86,185
$86k
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$81,554
$82k
Edison, NJ
Edison, NJ
$75,336
$75k
New York, NY
New York, NY
$74,509
$75k
Arlington, VA
Arlington, VA
$73,699
$74k
Salt Lake City, UT
Salt Lake City, UT
$72,400
$72k
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
$68,913
$69k
Lincoln, NE
Lincoln, NE
$68,759
$69k

High Paying Information Systems Specialist Jobs

Average Information Systems Specialist Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as an information systems specialist, being employed by a company such as Latham & Watkins or Twitter would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like AT&T and Valero Energy also report highly competitive salaries for information systems specialists.

Company
Average Salary
$112,290
$112k
$100,351
$100k
$85,778
$86k

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Information Systems Specialist Salary History

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    Average Information Systems Specialist Pay By Industry

    Information systems specialist salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with technology, health care, and professional companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, an information systems specialist can make a yearly salary of $71,945 while working for technology companies. All the while, other information systems specialists are making $67,297 at health care companies and $63,594 at professional companies. One industry information systems specialists may want to avoid is the government industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $57,211.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Technology
    Technology
    $71,945
    $72k
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $67,297
    $67k
    Professional
    Professional
    $63,594
    $64k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $62,406
    $62k
    Finance
    Finance
    $61,839
    $62k
    Government
    Government
    $57,211
    $57k

    Information Systems Specialist Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for an information systems specialist can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

    Recently Added Information Systems Specialist Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
    Department Information Systems Specialist III
    Department Information Systems Specialist III
    Stockton, CA
    Stockton, CA
    10/27/2020
    10/27/2020
    $18,000
    $18,000
    10/27/2020
    Human Resources Information System (Hris) Specialist
    Human Resources Information System (Hris) Specialist
    Jupiter, FL
    Jupiter, FL
    10/23/2020
    10/23/2020
    $50,171
    $50,171
    10/23/2020
    Human Resources Information System (Hris) Specialist
    Human Resources Information System (Hris) Specialist
    Jupiter, FL
    Jupiter, FL
    10/21/2020
    10/21/2020
    $50,171
    $50,171
    10/21/2020
    Helena School District
    Helena School District
    Student Information System Specialist
    Student Information System Specialist
    Student Information System Specialist
    Helena, MT
    Helena, MT
    10/14/2020
    10/14/2020
    $53,281
    $53,281
    10/14/2020
    State of West Virginia
    State of West Virginia
    Information Systems Specialist 1-DOH-Kanawha CO.
    Information Systems Specialist 1-DOH-Kanawha CO.
    Information Systems Specialist 1-DOH-Kanawha CO.
    Charleston, WV
    Charleston, WV
    08/28/2020
    08/28/2020
    $41,736
    $41,736
    08/28/2020
    Information Systems Security Specialist
    Information Systems Security Specialist
    Johnston, IA
    Johnston, IA
    07/27/2020
    07/27/2020
    $70,000
    $70,000
    07/27/2020
    State of West Virginia
    State of West Virginia
    Information Systems Specialist 3-WV State Police-Kanawha CO.
    Information Systems Specialist 3-WV State Police-Kanawha CO.
    Information Systems Specialist 3-WV State Police-Kanawha CO.
    Charleston, WV
    Charleston, WV
    07/18/2020
    07/18/2020
    $42,988
    $42,988
    07/18/2020
    Geographic Information Systems Specialist and .Net/Sql Developer
    Geographic Information Systems Specialist and .Net/Sql Developer
    Alhambra, CA
    Alhambra, CA
    07/11/2020
    07/11/2020
    $60,253
    $60,253
    07/11/2020
    Law Enforcement Information Systems Specialist
    Law Enforcement Information Systems Specialist
    Blaine, WA
    Blaine, WA
    06/29/2020
    06/29/2020
    $38,250
    $38,250
    06/29/2020
    Law Enforcement Information Systems Specialist
    Law Enforcement Information Systems Specialist
    Tucson, AZ
    Tucson, AZ
    06/28/2020
    06/28/2020
    $35,289
    $35,289
    06/28/2020