How much does an Information Technology Generalist make in the United States? The average Information Technology Generalist salary in the United States is $72,495 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $66,437 and $78,835. 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. 

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Job Description for Information Technology Generalist

Information Technology Generalist performs overall information systems planning, implementation and administrative procedures in a variety of IT functional areas. Provides operational infrastructure support, maintenance, troubleshooting to ensures optimum utilization of IT resources. Being an Information Technology Generalist may be involved in hardware/software/vendor selection, security, training, coordination and scheduling of IT initiatives. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Information Technology Generalist typically reports to a supervisor. The Information Technology Generalist occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be an Information Technology Generalist typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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