INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$71,000
$48,000
Min 10%
$71,000
Median 50%
$105,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Citi
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does an information technology specialist make?
Information Technology Specialists in America make, on average, $71,650 a year or $34.45 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 57,000. The top 10 percent earn over $105,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $48,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Information Technology Specialists are in Professional companies and Finance companies. The best states for high paying Information Technology Specialist jobs are Alaska, Washington, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. The typical tenure for an Information Technology Specialist is 3.4 years.

Average Information Technology Specialist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Information Technology Specialist makes. Most Information Technology Specialist jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Citi and Toyota Boshoku America, Inc. are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Entercom or Symantec, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Information Technology Specialists.

Average Information Technology Specialist Salary By Location

Information Technology Specialists in the US makes an average salary of $71,650 per year or $34.45 per hour. Working in Mountain View, CA as an Information Technology Specialist will pay you the highest wages at around $78,004 per year. The average starting salary in Mountain View, CA for Information Technology Specialists is $48,000. Alaska, Washington, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland are the states with the highest payscale for Information Technology Specialists. Kansas, Maine, Texas, Arizona, and Oklahoma are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mountain View, CA
$78,004
2
Olympia, WA
$77,110
3
Newark, DE
$74,641
4
Philadelphia, PA
$74,485
5
Columbus, OH
$74,474

Average Information Technology Specialist Salary By Industry

Wages for Information Technology Specialists can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Internet companies, Professional companies, and Technology companies pay their Information Technology Specialists well. Internet companies pay Information Technology Specialists an average salary of $77,603, Professional companies pay $70,184, and Technology companys come in at $70,160. At $63,093, the average salary for Information Technology Specialists in the Finance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$77,603
2
Professional
$70,184
3
Technology
$70,160
4
Manufacturing
$67,041
5
Finance
$63,093

RECENTLY ADDED Information Technology Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Northland Community & Technical College
Information Technology Specialist
10/31/2019
$47,773
Window Select
Information Technology Specialist
Milwaukee, WI
10/31/2019
$50,000
Tustin Unified School District
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$53,892
United States Courts
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$41,471
Defense Security Service
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$117,191
Federal Aviation Administration
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$99,941
Army National Guard Units
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$74,029
Indian Health Service
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$88,704
Avispa
Information Technology Specialist
10/30/2019
$73,045
Army National Guard Units
Information Technology Specialist
Columbus, OH
10/30/2019
$64,566
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