Support Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a support specialist make?
The national average salary for a Support Specialist in the U.S. is $45,206 annually or $21.73 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $73,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $27,000 per year. Health Care companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. New Jersey, California, Alaska, West Virginia, and New York are some of the states with the best Support Specialist salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Support Specialist is 2.4 years.

Average Support Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Support Specialist in the USA is $45,206 annually or $21.73 hourly. The city with the highest Support Specialist salary is Washington, DC at $62,383 per year. Not only that, Washington, DC also has an average entry-level salary of $35,000. Some of the states with the best Support Specialist salaries are New Jersey, California, Alaska, West Virginia, New York, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Oklahoma, Mississippi, New Mexico, Idaho, and Oregon have the lowest reported salaries for Support Specialists.

Map of Support Specialist Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Support Specialist Salary By Company

Support Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Support Specialist jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Cooley and Google are the highest paying companies. Companies like Duff & Phelps and Intuit also pay high salaries to their Support Specialists.

Average Support Specialist Pay By Industry

Support Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Finance companies, Manufacturing companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Support Specialists. Finance companies pay Support Specialists an average salary of $55,386, Manufacturing companies pay $52,928, and Technology companys come in at $49,050. The average salary for Support Specialists in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $31,289.
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
Non Profits
Non Profits

Support Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Support Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Support Specialist can range from $34,292 to $67,968 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.

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