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Technical Operations Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$86,067 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Operations Specialist is $86,067 a year and $41 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Operations Specialist is between $61,027 and $106,557. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Operations 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

  • 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.
Technical Operations Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer User Support Specialists

Job family population: 613,780

Estimated population of Technical Operations Specialist jobs: 32,635

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Technical Operations Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Taghleef Industries, Inc
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Security Dispatcher - Operational Specialist
Apr 18
Chicago, United States
Allied Universal Corporation
... operations, including but not limited to security services, maintenance assistance, tenant and ... Must have the ability to effectively operate highly technical monitoring equipment as well as the ...
InkJet Press Technical Specialist
Apr 18
Chicago, United States
Konica Minolta
... Specialist ... Provide onsite technical support to customers on the operation, maintenance and repairs of ink jet ...
Informatic Technical Specialist LOCATION: Remote
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Green Oaks, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
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Product Technical Support Specialist
Apr 12
Countryside, IL, USA
Perfect Aire Holdings Inc
The Technical Support Specialist assists with installation and troubleshooting guidance to ... operation of Perfect Aire Mini-split and PTAC units. · Work directly with Customer Service for ...
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