Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an IT Specialist make in Denver, CO?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$79,199 / yrTotal Pay
$73,251 / yrBase Pay
$5,947 / yrAdditional Pay

$79,199

 / yr
$48K$130K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a IT Specialist is $79,199 per year in the Denver, CO area, with an average salary of $73,251 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $5,947 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Information Technology Specialist in Denver, CO

$66,831 /yr
Information Technology Specialist
$111,803 /yr
Senior Information Technology Specialist
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Related Job Titles

For It Specialist in Denver, CO

Some related job titles are Information Technology Salaries with median pay of $74,897, IT Support Specialist Salaries with median pay of $55,155, Desktop Support Salaries with median pay of $55,098, IT Consultant Salaries with median pay of $88,512.

Top Paying Companies

For an It Specialist in Denver, CO

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an It Specialist in Denver, CO. Employers include IBM, US Department of Veterans Affairs and Denver Health and Hospital Authority.

1
IBM
$109,575/yr
5
Mortgage Cadence
$82,799/yr

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IBM
4.1
IT SpecialistSee 32 salaries from this location

$109,575

 / yr

$91,474

 / yr

$42

 / hr

$82,799

 / yr

$91,104

 / yr
IBM
4.1
Information Technology SpecialistSee 5 salaries from this location

$106,230

 / yr

$83,631

 / yr

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$108,390

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HSBC
3.8
Information Technology SpecialistSee 3 salaries from this location

$123,029

 / yr

$81,281

 / yr

$89,684

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Top Paying Industries

For an It Specialist in Denver, CO

The top 4 paying industries for an It Specialist in Denver, CO are Information Technology with a median total pay of $96,187, Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $91,474, Healthcare with a median total pay of $87,148 and Restaurants & Food Service with a median total pay of $83,631.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$96,187

    9% Higher than other industries

  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$91,474

    4% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$87,148

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Restaurants & Food ServiceRestaurants & Food Service$83,631

    5% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for It Specialist are IBM and Mortgage Cadence.

IBMIBM$109,575/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Information Technology

Denver, CO

 | 7-9 years

$125,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
IT Specialist

Denver, CO

 | 10-14 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Information Technology Specialist

Denver, CO

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
IT Contractor

Denver, CO

 | 10-14 years

$44

/hr

Submitted 3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago
Information Technology

Denver, CO

 | 4-6 years

$6,000

/mo

Submitted 6 days ago

4-6 years
6 days ago
Project Technician

Denver, CO

 | 15+ years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted 8 days ago

15+ years
8 days ago
IT Contractor

Denver, CO

 | 4-6 years

$83,000

/yr

Submitted 9 days ago

4-6 years
9 days ago

IT Specialist pay FAQ in Denver, CO

The average salary for an IT Specialist is $73,251 per year in Denver, CO. Salaries estimates are based on 10263 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an IT Specialist employees in Denver, CO.

The highest salary for an IT Specialist in Denver, CO is $119,216 per year.

The lowest salary for an IT Specialist in Denver, CO is $45,009 per year.

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