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Software Specialist Salary

$79,835 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$3,066

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 10, 2019

The average pay for a Software Specialist is $79,835 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Software Specialist is between $56,609 and $98,842. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Coordinates and assigns work projects, such as converting to new hardware or software, and provides other technical support to employees in information processing departments.
  • Evaluates work load and capacity of computer system to determine feasibility of expanding or enhancing computer operations.
  • Recommends improvements in computer system.
  • Reviews completed projects or computer programs to ensure that goals are met and that programs are compatible with other programs already in use.
  • Trains workers in use of new software or hardware.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Software Specialist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Computer User Support Specialists

Job family population: 630,700

Estimated population of Software Specialist jobs: 33,534

Rate of error: 0.8%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$92,551
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Software Specialist Job Listings for United States

Matlab Software Specialist IV 9533739
Nov 27
South San Francisco, United States
CSI (Consultant Specialists Inc.)
Matlab Software Specialist IV 9533739 Required Skills: Python MATLAB COMPUTER VISION DATA SCIENCE IMAGING MACHINE LEARNING We are seeking an experienced software engineer / scientific computing ...
Software Specialist IV
Nov 28
South San Francisco, CA, USA
Intelliswift Software Inc
We are seeking an experienced software engineer / scientific computing contractor with the following background: * At least 1 year of industry experience in software development / scientific ...
Software Support Specialist - Bilingual
Nov 27
Oak Brook, United States
Infinity Consulting Solutions
- Software Support Specialist - Bilingual SOFTWARE SUPPORT SPECIALIST - BILINGUAL Seeking a Software Support Specialist for an established software company. You will be the providing customer support ...
Technical Support Specialist
Dec 5
Irvine, CA, USA
Profound Logic Software
Profound Logic, an innovator in IBM i application modernization software, is looking for a Technical Support Specialist to join our team. You will be responsible for providing first line of phone and ...
Transportation Management Software Developer
Dec 9
Appleton, WI, USA
Warehouse Specialists, LLC.
360data, a Warehouse Specialists, LLC company, is looking for an experienced information technology software developer who will contribute to our Transportation Management Solution (TMS) cloud ...

The average pay for a Software Specialist is $79,835 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Software Specialist is between $56,609 and $98,842. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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