Salary Report

Information Technology Job

IBM WebSphere
Server Professional

United States Location

United States of America
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

5 Years and 3 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,669 at 2.93%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 3 Months: $91,203 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $77,427 & $104,978; and, 5% of Jobs top $124,829.

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% $131,289
5% $124,829
10% $117,390
25% $104,978
33% $99,999
50% $91,203
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 3 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% $88,637 $93,769
25% $84,696 $97,710
33% $82,406 $99,999
50% $77,427 $104,978
67% $71,440 $110,965
95% $51,116 $131,289
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 5 Years and 3 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 3 Months $88,068 $3,135 at 3.56%
5 Years and 3 Months $91,203 $2,669 at 2.93%
6 Years and 3 Months $93,871 $2,323 at 2.48%

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: $74,727 at the low experience of 1 Year and 6 Months; $91,203 at the average experience of 5 Years and 3 Months; and, $99,803 at the top experience of 9 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 6 Months $74,727 $6,050 at 8.1%
Average 5 Years and 3 Months $91,203 $2,668 at 2.93%
Top 9 Years and 1 Month $99,803 $1,700 at 1.7%



This position involves the design, development, implementation, configuration and/or administration of IBM WebSphere.


The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • IBM Websphere;
  • Professional,
    Analyst, Administrator, Architect, Designer, Developer, Engineer, Support or Technician.


A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
11% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
6% 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.;
20% of job descriptions;
Solaris UNIX,
11% of job descriptions;
78% of job descriptions,
Enterprise Java Beans (EJB), Java, Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE), Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE), JavaApplet, Java Database Call (JDBC), Java Development Kit (JDK), Java Messaging Service (JMS), Jbuilder, JavaServer Faces (JSF), JSP, Java Swing or Sun Certified Java Programmer;
15% of job descriptions;
7% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
21% 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;
Health Care Industry,
7% of job descriptions,
Health Care, Hospital or Medical
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Computer Consulting Industry,
6% of job descriptions;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
22% of jobs;
Atlanta, GA,
8% of jobs.


United States of America