Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Support Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$50,146 / yrTotal Pay
$46,967 / yrBase Pay
$3,179 / yrAdditional Pay

$50,146

 / yr
$34K$74K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Support Specialist is $50,146 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $46,967 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 $3,179 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.

How accurate does $50,146 look to you?

Your input helps Glassdoor refine our pay estimates over time.

Total Pay Trajectory

For Support Specialist

$50,146 /yr
Support Specialist
$64,931 /yr
Senior Support Specialist
See Full Career Path

Download as data table

Related Job Titles

For Support Specialist

Some related job titles are Computer Support Specialist Salaries with median pay of $52,264, Customer Support Specialist Salaries with median pay of $45,519, Support Analyst Salaries with median pay of $72,243, IT Support Specialist Salaries with median pay of $53,693.

Top Paying Companies

For a Support Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Support Specialist in United States. Employers include Google, EON (US) and LinkedIn.

1
Google
$82,499/yr
6
CFP
$70,663/yr
9
Terarecon
$65,730/yr

What are total pay estimates for a Support Specialist at different companies?

or
Sort:
Company
Jobs
Total Pay Range
Michaels
3.2
Support SpecialistSee 186 salaries from this location

$19

 / hr

$20

 / hr

$52,466

 / yr

$57,454

 / yr

$62,440

 / yr

$48,857

 / yr

$61,900

 / yr

Is this salary info helpful?

Let’s pay it forward! The Glassdoor community relies on people like you to share accurate salary info to promote fair compensation everywhere

Share Salary Anonymously

$21

 / hr

$23

 / hr

$23

 / hr

$57,498

 / yr

$40,697

 / yr

$51,300

 / yr

$73,198

 / yr

$25

 / hr

$25

 / hr

$63,396

 / yr

$49,381

 / yr

$20

 / hr

$56,808

 / yr
Download as data table
Viewing 1 - 20 of 1,920

Top Paying Industries

For a Support Specialist in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Support Specialist in United States are Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $59,199, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $59,165, Financial Services with a median total pay of $57,868, Information Technology with a median total pay of $57,454, and Transportation & Logistics with a median total pay of $56,808.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$59,199

    11% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$59,165

    10% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$57,868

    8% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$57,454

    8% Higher than other industries

  • Transportation & LogisticsTransportation & Logistics$56,808

    7% Higher than other industries

Management & Consulting

Top paying companies in Management & Consulting for Support Specialist are CFP, SHINE Systems, and Shams Group.

CFPCFP$70,663/yr
SHINE SystemsSHINE Systems$65,499/yr
Shams GroupShams Group$52,900/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

For support specialist

Salary Share
Anonymously share your pay to help the community

Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

IT Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$49,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Family Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$30,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Sales Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$72,022

/hr

$22 | $72K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
IT Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Sales Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$85,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
IT Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$22

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Service Desk Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Lab Support Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Support Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Support Specialist is $46,967 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Support Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3438 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Support Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Support Specialist in United States is $68,255 per year.

The lowest salary for a Support Specialist in United States is $32,318 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Support Specialist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Support Specialist.