Salary Report

Information Technology Job


United States Location

United States of America
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

4 Years and 11 Months

Raise +1 Year

$3,725 at 5.53%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 11 Months: $67,373 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $55,351 & $79,394; and, 5% of Jobs top $96,706.

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% $102,336
5% $96,706
10% $90,221
25% $79,394
33% $75,049
50% $67,373
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 11 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% $65,133 $69,612
25% $61,694 $73,051
33% $59,696 $75,049
50% $55,351 $79,394
67% $50,128 $84,617
95% $32,409 $102,336
Salary Average =


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 4 Years and 11 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 11 Months $62,957 $4,416 at 7.01%
4 Years and 11 Months $67,373 $3,725 at 5.53%
5 Years and 11 Months $71,098 $3,221 at 4.53%

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: $33,276 at the low experience of 5 Months; $63,357 at the average experience of 4 Years; and, $76,478 at the top experience of 7 Years and 8 Months.

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



This position involves certification instruction and/or software training with a focus on curriculum development, creation of teaching materials, classroom lecturing, one-to-one mentoring and/or course testing.


The qualifications of this information technology Job:
Classroom Training, Computer Based Training (CBT), Instructor, Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), Software Training, Technical Trainer or Trainer.


A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
12% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
8% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
DeskTop PC,
16% of job descriptions,
Desktop, PC or Workstation;
16% of job descriptions,
Field, Field Technician, Field Engineer or Field Installer;
Microsoft SharePoint,
9% of job descriptions;
Oracle Database,
7% of job descriptions,
Oracle, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), Oracle Designer, Oracle Developer, Oracle Financials, Oracle Form, PL|SQL, Oracle Report or Oracle Tools;
Technical Writer,
5% of job descriptions,
Technical Writer or Manual Writer;
Finance Industry,
16% of job descriptions,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Legal Firm,
11% of job descriptions,
Legal or Law
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Software Company,
5% of job descriptions,
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV,
18% of jobs;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
15% of jobs.


United States of America