Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director of
Information Technology

United States Location

Chicago - Gary - Kenosha
IL - IN - WI
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$106,939

Experience Requirement

1 Year and 10 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,624 at 2.45%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 1 Year & 10 Months: $106,939 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $84,121 & $129,756; and, 5% of Jobs top $162,598.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $173,269
5% $162,598
10% $150,299
25% $129,756
33% $121,510
50% $106,939
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 1 Year and 10 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $102,688 $111,190
25% $96,160 $117,718
33% $92,368 $121,510
50% $84,121 $129,756
67% $74,209 $139,668
95% $40,608 $173,269
Salary Average =

$106,939

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 1 Year and 10 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
10 Months $103,902 $3,037 at 2.92%
1 Year and 10 Months $106,939 $2,624 at 2.45%
2 Years and 10 Months $109,563 $2,201 at 2.01%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $106,939 at the low experience of 1 Year and 10 Months; $116,132 at the average experience of 6 Years and 5 Months; and, $121,445 at the top experience of 11 Years and 1 Month.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 1 Year and 10 Months $106,939 $2,624 at 2.45%
Average 6 Years and 5 Months $116,132 $1,348 at 1.16%
Top 11 Years and 1 Month $121,445 $890 at 0.73%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves the management of an information technology department of a corporation, business or organization with a focus on: planning the strategic development of computer systems and applications to meet enterprise requirements; directing and overseeing computer developers, engineers, administrators and/or support staff to fulfill goals; maintaining operational cost efficiency; applying computer hardware and software knowledge, skills and experience to ensure delivery of management information system services; and/or, assessing and reporting the capabilities of the department to meet end-user needs.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
Director of Information Technology,
Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Director of IT or Vice President of IT.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Finance Industry,
15% of job descriptions,
Assett Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
with
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Financial Trading System,
1% of job descriptions,
Bloomberg, MarketData, Trading Application, Trading Platform, Trading Software, Trading Solution or Trading System;
University,
9% of job descriptions;
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA,
7% of jobs;
Denver-Boulder-Greeley, CO,
2% of jobs;
San Diego, CA,
2% of jobs;
Phoenix-Mesa, AZ,
2% of jobs;
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL,
1% of jobs;
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI,
1% of jobs;
St. Louis, MO-IL,
1% of jobs;
Las Vegas, NV-AZ,
1% of jobs;
Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC,
1% of jobs.

Location

Chicago - Gary - Kenosha, IL - IN - WI:

Illinois,
Addison, Arlington Heights, Aurora, Batavia, Barrington, Berwyn, Bollingbrook, Boone, Buffalo Grove, Burbank, Calumet City, Carol Stream, Carpentersville, Chicago Heights, Chicago, Cicero, Cook County, Crystal Lake, De Kalb County, De Kalb, Deerfield, Des Plaines, Downers Grove, DuPage County, East Chicago, Elgin, Elk Grove, Elk Grove Village, Elmhurst, Evanston, Geneva, Glendale Heights, Glenview, Grundy County, Hanover Park, Harvard, Harvey, Highland Park, Hines, Hinsdale, Hoffman Estates, Homewood, Itasca, Joliet, Kane County, Kankakee County, Kendall County, Lake County, Lake Forest, Lansing, Libertyville, Lincolnshire, Lombard, Maywood, McHenry County, Morris, Mount Prospect, Mundelein, Naperville, Niles, Norridge, North Chicago, Northbrook, Oak Brook, Oak Forest, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Ogle, Orland Park, Palatine, Park Forest, Park Ridge, Plano, Riverside, Riverwoods, Rochelle, Rockford, Rolling, Romeoville, Rosemont, Schaumburg, Schiller Park, Skokie, St Charles, Streamwood, Tinley Park, Vernon Hills, Warrenville, Waukegan, Westchester, Wheaton, Wheeling, Will County, Wilmette, Winebago, Wood Dale and Woodridge;
Indiana,
Cedar Lake, Crown Point, East Chicago, Gary, Hammond, Hobart, Lake County, Lake, Merrilvilee, Merrilville, Portage, Porter County, and Valparaiso;
Wisconsin,
Kenosha County and Kenosha.

These locations are all included in the Chicago, IL metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).