Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director of
Information Technology

United States Location

San Jose -
- San Francisco - Oakland
CA, USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$117,161

Experience Requirement

1 Year and 10 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,475 at 3.82%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 1 Year & 10 Months: $117,161 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $95,270 & $139,052; and, 5% of Jobs top $170,559.

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% $180,796
5% $170,559
10% $158,759
25% $139,052
33% $131,140
50% $117,161
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% $113,083 $121,239
25% $106,820 $127,502
33% $103,182 $131,140
50% $95,270 $139,052
67% $85,761 $148,560
95% $53,526 $180,796
Salary Average =

$117,161

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 $110,717 $6,444 at 5.82%
1 Year and 10 Months $117,161 $4,475 at 3.82%
2 Years and 10 Months $121,636 $3,431 at 2.82%

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: $117,161 at the low experience of 1 Year and 10 Months; $131,405 at the average experience of 6 Years and 5 Months; and, $138,631 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 $117,161 $4,475 at 3.82%
Average 6 Years and 5 Months $131,405 $1,873 at 1.43%
Top 11 Years and 1 Month $138,631 $1,177 at 0.85%

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

San Francisco - Oakland - San Jose, CA:

California,
Alameda, Alameda County, Alamo, Albany, Alum Rock, Alviso, Antioch, Ashland, Atherton, Bay Area, Bay Point, Belmont, Benicia, Berkeley, Boyes Hot Springs, Brisbane, Burlingame, Campbell, Capitola, Castre Valley, Concord, Contra Costa, Contra Costa County, Corte Madea, Cupertino, Daly City, Danville, Dixon, Dublin, East Palo Alto, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Emeryville, Fairfax, Fairfield, Foster City, Fremont, Gilroy, Half Moon Bay, Hayward, Healdsburg, Hercules, Hillsborough, Julian, Kensington, Lafayette, Larkspur, Livermore, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Marin, Marin County, Martinez, Menlo Park, Mill Valley, Millbrae, Milpitas, Moraga, Mountain View, Napa, Napa County, Newark, North Fair Oaks, Novato, Oakland, Orinda, Pacifica, Palo Alto, Petaluma, Piedmont, Pinole, Pittsburg, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Redwood City, Redwood Shores, Richmond, Rodeo, Rohnert Park, San Anselmo, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Francisco, San Francisco County, San Jose, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, San Mateo, San Mateo County, San Pablo, San Rafael, San Ramon, San Raphael, Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Santa Rosa, Saratoga, Sausalito, Scotts Valley, Silicon Valley, Solano, Solano County, Sonoma, Sonoma County, Soquel, South San Francisco, Stanford, Sunnyvale, Tara Hills, Tiburon, Timalpais Valley, Union City, Vacaville, Vallejo, Walnut Creek, Walnut Creek West, Watsonville and Woodside.

These locations are all included in the San Jose - San Francisco, CA metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).