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Instructional Technology Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$60,623 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Instructional Technology Specialist is $60,623 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Instructional Technology Specialist is between $44,158 and $74,377. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Instructional Technology Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and produces audio, visual, and audiovisual material for communication and learning: develops production ideas based on assignment or generates own ideas based on objectives and personal interest.
  • Conducts research or utilizes knowledge and training to determine format, approach, content, level, and medium which will be most effective, meet objectives, and remain within budget.
  • Plans and develops, or directs assistants to develop, preproduction ideas into outlines, scripts, continuity, story boards, and graphics.
  • Executes, or directs assistants to execute, rough and finished graphics and graphic designs.
  • Locates and secures settings, properties, effects, and other production necessities.
  • Directs and coordinates activities of assistants and other personnel during production.
  • May review, evaluate, and direct modifications to material produced independently by other personnel.
  • May set up, adjust, and operate equipment, such as cameras, sound mixers, and recorders during production.
  • May perform narration or present announcements.
  • May construct and place in position properties, sets, lighting equipment, and other equipment.
  • May develop manuals, texts, workbooks, or related materials for use in conjunction with production materials.
  • May conduct training sessions on selection, use, and design of audiovisual materials, and operation of presentation equipment.
  • May perform duties listed under director, instructional material 099.167-018.
Instructional Technology Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

Job family population: 10,430

Estimated population of Instructional Technology Specialist jobs: 8,811

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Instructional Technology Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
TRAINING Job training for an information technology specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 20 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Some of the skills ...
Instructional Designer
May 17
Chicago, United States
Big Blue Swim School
Has broad knowledge of instructional technologies, is thoroughly proficient in the advanced use of e-Learning tools, and can augment regular functionality with custom programming. Benefits
Technology Instructional Designer
Apr 26
Chicago, United States
Solution Partners, Inc.
Technology Instructional Designer - Chicago, IL (Loop) - 6+ Month Contract 50-60hr W2 Job Description The Technology Instructional Designer will collaborate with our Technology Teams to develop a ...
Instructional Designer
Apr 21
Chicago, IL, USA
Miller Creative
Bachelor's degree in technology, education, or a related field is required * Master's degree in instructional design, education or a related field is strongly preferred. Experience * 5+ years ...
Learning & Development Specialist
Mar 17
Oak Brook, United States
Job Summary SWC Technology Partners, a BDO USA Company, is a growing IT Solutions Provider. We ... Bachelor's degree from an accredited university; majoring in Business, Instructional Design, Human ...
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