Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director of
Information Technology

United States Location

Washington - Baltimore
DC - MD - VA - WV
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$119,661

Experience Requirement

6 Years and 5 Months

Raise +1 Year

$1,528 at 1.28%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 6 Years & 5 Months: $119,661 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $97,241 & $142,080; and, 5% of Jobs top $174,348.

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% $184,833
5% $174,348
10% $162,264
25% $142,080
33% $133,977
50% $119,661
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 6 Years and 5 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% $115,484 $123,838
25% $109,070 $130,252
33% $105,344 $133,977
50% $97,241 $142,080
67% $87,503 $151,819
95% $54,488 $184,833
Salary Average =

$119,661

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 6 Years and 5 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
5 Years and 5 Months $117,933 $1,728 at 1.47%
6 Years and 5 Months $119,661 $1,528 at 1.28%
7 Years and 5 Months $121,189 $1,370 at 1.13%

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: $108,840 at the low experience of 1 Year and 10 Months; $119,661 at the average experience of 6 Years and 5 Months; and, $125,643 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 $108,840 $3,199 at 2.94%
Average 6 Years and 5 Months $119,661 $1,528 at 1.28%
Top 11 Years and 1 Month $125,643 $993 at 0.79%

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

Washington - Baltimore, DC - MD - VA - WV:

Washington, D.C.,
District of Columbia, Anacostia, Georgetown and Washington DC;
Maryland,
Aberdeen, Adelphi, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Anne Arundel, Arundel Village, Aspen Hill, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Beltsville, Berwyn Heights, Bethesda, Bladensburg, Bowie, Brighton, Brooklyn Park, Brunswick, Calvert County, Calvert, Calverton, Camp Springs, Capital Heights, Carney, Carroll County, Carroll, Charles County, Cheverly, Chevy Chase, Chillum, Clarksburg, Clinton, Colesville, College Park, Columbia, Coral Heights, Crofton, District Heights, Dundalk, Edgewood, Elk Ridge, Elkridge, Ellicot City, Emory Grove, Essex, Fairland, Forest Heights, Forestville, Fort Meade, Frederick County, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Glassmanor, Glen Burnie, Glenarden, Glenn Dale, Greenbelt, Hagerstown, Halethorpe, Halfway, Hanover, Harford County, Harford, Havre de Grace, Hillcrest Heights, Howard County, Hunt Valley, Hyattsville, Joppatown, Kent Village, Kenwood, Kettering, Landover, Langley Park, Lanham, Lansdowne, Largo, Laural, Laurel, Lewisdale, Linthicum, Lochern, Lutherville, Lynne Acres, Manchester, Marley, Middle River, Montgomery County, Montgomery Village, Montpelier, New Carrolton, Oak View, Owings Mills, Oxon Hill, Palmer Park, Parkville, Perry Hall, Pikesville, Potomac, Prince Georges County, Prince Georges, Pumphry, Queen Anne's County, Randallstown, Randolph Hills, Reisterstown, Riverdale, Rockville, Savage, Seabrook, Seat Pleasant, Severn, Severna Park, Silver Spring, South Gate, St. Charles, Suitland, Takoma Park, Taneytown, Thurmont, Timonium, Towson, Upper Marlboro, Waldorf, Washington County, West Edmondale, Westminster, Wheaton, White Oak, Woodlawn and Woodmoor;
Virginia,
Alexandria, Annandale, Arlington County, Arlington, Ashburn, Baileys Crossroads, Burke, Centreville, Chantilly, Clarke County, Crystal City, Culpeper County, Culpeper, Dale City, Dulles Corridor, Dulles International Airport, Engleside, Fairfax County, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fauquier, Fort Belvoir, Franconia, Fredericksburg, Front Royal, Groveton, Herndon, Huntington, King George County, Kings Park, Kings Park West, Leesburg, Loudoun County, Loudoun, Manassas Park, Manassas, McLean, North Springfield, Northern Virginia, Oakton, Pimmit Hills, Prince William County, Reston, Rose Hill, Rosslyn, Spotsylvania County, Spotsylvania, Springfield, Stafford County, Stafford, Sterling, Tyson's Corner, Quantico, Vienna, Warren County, Warrenton, Watneswood, West Springfield and Woodbridge;
West Virginia,
Berkeley County, Charlestown, Harper's Ferry, Jefferson County, Martinsburg and Ranson.

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