Systems Support Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$67,000
$49,000
$67,000
$91,000
Did you know that the average systems support specialist makes $67,592 per year? That's valued at $32.5 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $50,000 and $91,000, meaning systems support specialists have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most systems support specialists find a job with health care and technology companies, while others work for technology, professional, and finance companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Washington, Alaska and Minnesota are the top states in the U.S. to pay systems support specialists the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Fargo, ND
$75,276
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Map of Systems Support Specialist Salaries

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

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Average Systems Support Specialist Salary By Location

While a systems support specialist can average a salary of $67,592 per year, or $32.5 per hour, there are many opportunities for systems support specialists to make more. For example, in Bellevue, WA you might make $88,209 per year. Other high-paying locations include Washington, DC, Fargo, ND and Mundelein, IL. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Bellevue, WA where the average starting salary is $69,000. The highest paying states for systems support specialists include Washington, Alaska and Minnesota. Meanwhile, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Florida offer the lowest salaries.

Average Systems Support Specialist Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Best Buy and Novartis as they offer the highest salaries for systems support specialists.

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Average Systems Support Specialist Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, systems support specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that technology, professional, and finance companies tend to offer much higher salaries for systems support specialists. For example, systems support specialists make a whopping average salary of $73,488 while working for technology companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $70,109 at professional companies and $69,294 at finance companies. But systems support specialists may want to avoid working in the government industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $60,240.

Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$73,488
$73k
Professional
Professional
$70,109
$70k
Finance
Finance
$69,294
$69k
Retail
Retail
$67,768
$68k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$67,439
$67k
Health Care
Health Care
$67,317
$67k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$67,224
$67k
Government
Government
$60,240
$60k

Systems Support Specialist Salary History

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Systems Support Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a systems support 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 Systems Support Specialist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Specialist-Compliance-Multi-Tiered System of Support (Mtss) and Section 504 PC
Specialist-Compliance-Multi-Tiered System of Support (Mtss) and Section 504 PC
07/23/2020
07/23/2020
$60,196
$60,196
07/23/2020
Information System Support Specialist-OIT Application Print Services
Information System Support Specialist-OIT Application Print Services
06/20/2020
06/20/2020
$39,270
$39,270
06/20/2020
Aitheras
Aitheras
Systems Support Specialist
Systems Support Specialist
Systems Support Specialist
06/04/2020
06/04/2020
$55,723
$55,723
06/04/2020
IT Systems Support Specialist (GXP & Sdms/Nugenesis)-Cambridge, MA or Remo
IT Systems Support Specialist (GXP & Sdms/Nugenesis)-Cambridge, MA or Remo
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$104,350
$104,350
05/27/2020
Information Systems Support Specialist
Information Systems Support Specialist
05/14/2020
05/14/2020
$55,099
$55,099
05/14/2020
Lincoln Intermediate Unit
Lincoln Intermediate Unit
Technical Systems Support Specialist-Reposted
Technical Systems Support Specialist-Reposted
Technical Systems Support Specialist-Reposted
05/14/2020
05/14/2020
$41,657
$41,657
05/14/2020
Systems Support Specialist
Systems Support Specialist
04/23/2020
04/23/2020
$104,350
$104,350
04/23/2020
Rutgers University
Rutgers University
Systems Support Specialist
Systems Support Specialist
Systems Support Specialist
03/19/2020
03/19/2020
$73,045
$73,045
03/19/2020
East Stroudsburg University
East Stroudsburg University
Administrative Systems Support Specialist
Administrative Systems Support Specialist
Administrative Systems Support Specialist
03/08/2020
03/08/2020
$57,741
$57,741
03/08/2020
System Support Specialist
System Support Specialist
03/06/2020
03/06/2020
$41,000
$41,000
03/06/2020