Information Technology Specialist

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An information technology specialist provides support and services related to software, hardware, databases, web resources, networks and enterprise systems. Duties of an information technology specialist can include network management, software development and database administration.

TRAINING/EDUCATION NEEDED

The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree. Additional degrees may be required for advanced positions.

WHERE TO STUDY

For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.

SALARY EXPECTATIONS

In October 2019, the median yearly salary for an information technology specialist was $56,698, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's IT Specialist Profile.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS

Learn what a typical day and tasks are for I.T. specialists, Katie Bisek and Jake Miller of the City of Edina.