Some of the skills we found on information systems specialist resumes included "customer service," "data analysis," and "data entry." We have detailed the most important information systems specialist responsibilities below.
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We've found that 59.6% of information systems specialists have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 9.3% earned their master's degrees before becoming an information systems specialist. While it's true that most information systems specialists have a college degree, it's generally possible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every seven information systems specialists did not spend the extra money to attend college.
Those information systems specialists who do attend college, typically earn either a business degree or a computer science degree. Less commonly earned degrees for information systems specialists include a computer information systems degree or a information technology degree.
When you're ready to become an information systems specialist, you might wonder which companies hire information systems specialists. According to our research through information systems specialist resumes, information systems specialists are mostly hired by 3M Company, San Ysidro Health Center, and Parsons. Now is a good time to apply as 3M Company has 5 information systems specialists job openings, and there are 5 at San Ysidro Health Center and 4 at Parsons.
But if you're interested in companies where you might earn a high salary, information systems specialists tend to earn the biggest salaries at Google, Parsons, and Twitter. Take Google for example. The median information systems specialist salary is $131,037. At Parsons, information systems specialists earn an average of $113,304, while the average at Twitter is $110,590. You should take into consideration how difficult it might be to secure a job with one of these companies.
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We also looked into companies who hire information systems specialists from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Us Navy, United States Army Corps of Engineers, and IBM.
The industries that information systems specialists fulfill the most roles in are the technology and non profits industries. But the highest information systems specialist annual salary is in the manufacturing industry, averaging $75,326. In the professional industry they make $74,969 and average about $72,438 in the health care industry. In conclusion, information systems specialists who work in the manufacturing industry earn a 42.9% higher salary than information systems specialists in the technology industry.