How much does an Implementation Specialist I make in the United States? The average Implementation Specialist I salary in the United States is $70,921 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $61,253 and $80,138. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Implementation Specialist I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Implementation Specialist I Salary $52,450 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Implementation Specialist I Salary $61,253 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Implementation Specialist I Salary $70,921 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Implementation Specialist I Salary $80,138 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Implementation Specialist I Salary $88,529 US April 24, 2024
25% $61,253 10% $52,450 90% $88,529 75% $80,138 $70,921 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does an Implementation Specialist I need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Project Management: Project management is the application of processes, methods, skills, knowledge and experience to achieve specific project objectives according to the project acceptance criteria within agreed parameters. Project management has final deliverables that are constrained to a finite timescale and budget.

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Computer Science: Computer science is the study of computation, automation, and information. Computer science spans theoretical disciplines (such as algorithms, theory of computation, information theory, and automation) to practical disciplines.

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Business Requirements: Also known as stakeholder requirements specifications , describe the characteristics of a proposed system from the viewpoint of the system's end user. Often discussed in the context of developing or procuring software or other systems.

Project Management 7.79%
Computer Science 1.68%
Business Requirements 1.39%
Others 89.14%

Job Description for Implementation Specialist I

Implementation Specialist I supports external clients with implementing technical systems, software, hardware, or solutions. Evaluates use cases and client needs to develop configurations that support business processes. Being an Implementation Specialist I defines and executes delivery and implementation plans. Ensures that implementations are completed on time, within budget, and meet client expectations. Additionally, Implementation Specialist I tests and troubleshoots final system setups. Provides training and end-user support during and after the implementation process. May be involved in pre-sales product demonstrations or assist in scoping projects or developing proposals. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of technical specialty. Typically reports to a manager. The Implementation Specialist I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be an Implementation Specialist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Implementation Specialist I

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For Implementation Specialist I, the upper level is Implementation Specialist II and then progresses to Implementation Specialist IV.

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Implementation Specialist I salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Implementation Specialist I, the highest Implementation Specialist I salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Implementation Specialist I salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Implementation Specialist I salary is in Miami, FL, where the Implementation Specialist I salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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