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Residential Support Specialist

Residential Support Specialist Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $35,000 $2,916 $673 $17
75th Percentile $29,000 $2,416 $557 $14
Average $25,837 $2,153 $496 $12
25th Percentile $22,000 $1,833 $423 $11
$11,000 - $13,499
0% of jobs
$13,500 - $15,999
0% of jobs
$16,000 - $18,499
2% of jobs
$18,500 - $20,999
13% of jobs
$22,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$21,000 - $23,499
14% of jobs
The average salary is $25,837 a year
$23,500 - $25,999
29% of jobs
$26,000 - $28,499
13% of jobs
$29,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$28,500 - $30,999
10% of jobs
$31,000 - $33,499
2% of jobs
$35,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$33,500 - $35,999
6% of jobs
$36,000 - $38,500
6% of jobs

National Average

$11,000 $25,837/year $12/hour $38,500
Residential Support Specialist Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Chicago, IL

As of Nov 24, 2020, the average annual pay for a Residential Support Specialist in the United States is $25,837 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $12.42 an hour. This is the equivalent of $497/week or $2,153/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $38,500 and as low as $11,000, the majority of Residential Support Specialist salaries currently range between $22,000 (25th percentile) to $29,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $35,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Residential Support Specialist varies greatly (by as much as $7,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Residential Support Specialist job market in both Chicago, IL and the surrounding area is very active. A Residential Support Specialist in your area makes on average $26,449 per year, or $612 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $25,837. ranks number 1 out of 50 states nationwide for Residential Support Specialist salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Residential Support Specialist jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Residential Support Specialist Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Residential Support Specialist job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Francisco, CA, with Fremont, CA and San Jose, CA close behind in the second and third positions. San Jose, CA beats the national average by $4,766 (16.9%), and San Francisco, CA furthers that trend with another $6,960 (23.7%) above the $25,837 average.

Importantly, San Francisco, CA has a moderately active Residential Support Specialist job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Residential Support Specialist appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 10% between San Francisco, CA and Norwalk, CT, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Residential Support Specialist role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Francisco, CA$32,797$2,733$631$15.77
Fremont, CA$31,441$2,620$605$15.12
San Jose, CA$30,604$2,550$589$14.71
Oakland, CA$30,262$2,522$582$14.55
Tanaina, AK$30,156$2,513$580$14.50
Wasilla, AK$30,155$2,513$580$14.50
Hayward, CA$29,627$2,469$570$14.24
Sunnyvale, CA$29,548$2,462$568$14.21
Jackson, WY$29,539$2,462$568$14.20
Norwalk, CT$29,479$2,457$567$14.17

Top 5 Best Paying Related Residential Support Specialist Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Residential Support Specialist job category that pay more per year than a typical Residential Support Specialist salary. Top examples of these roles include: Senior IT Support Specialist, PeopleSoft Application Support Specialist, and IT System Specialist.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $43,640 (91.6%) and $63,070 (109.9%) more than the average Residential Support Specialist salary of $25,837. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Residential Support Specialist jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Residential Support Specialist position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Senior IT Support Specialist$88,907$7,409$1,710$42.74
PeopleSoft Application Support Specialist$81,737$6,811$1,572$39.30
IT System Specialist$73,346$6,112$1,410$35.26
IT Communications Specialist$71,881$5,990$1,382$34.56
IT Operations Specialist$69,477$5,790$1,336$33.40
About Our Data
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Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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