Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Information Technology
Professional

United States Location

Atlanta
GA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$90,310

Experience Requirement

8 Years and 7 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,014 at 2.23%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 8 Years & 7 Months: $90,310 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $76,525 & $104,095; and, 5% of Jobs top $123,928.

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% $130,370
5% $123,928
10% $116,502
25% $104,095
33% $99,113
50% $90,310
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 8 Years and 7 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% $87,742 $92,878
25% $83,798 $96,822
33% $81,507 $99,113
50% $76,525 $104,095
67% $70,538 $110,082
95% $50,250 $130,370
Salary Average =

$90,310

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 8 Years and 7 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
7 Years and 7 Months $88,073 $2,237 at 2.54%
8 Years and 7 Months $90,310 $2,014 at 2.23%
9 Years and 7 Months $92,324 $1,832 at 1.98%

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: $56,745 at the low experience of 10 Months; $79,943 at the average experience of 4 Years and 9 Months; and, $90,310 at the top experience of 8 Years and 7 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
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 10 Months $56,745 $8,834 at 15.57%
Average 4 Years and 9 Months $79,943 $3,254 at 4.07%
Top 8 Years and 7 Months $90,310 $2,014 at 2.23%

Qualifications

Description

An Information Technology Professional is involved in the design, development, administration and/or support of digital interactive services delivering written language, numeric data, graphic display, sound and/or device control in a business, government or consumer environment.

A division of labor within the profession has created numerous specialist occupations within the broad categories of software applications, system operation, data storage, network communication and user presentation.

Demand

Professional Opportunities
Application Developer,
48% of job descriptions;
Lead Application Developer,
7% of job descriptions;
System Professional,
17% of job descriptions;
Lead System Professional,
2% of job descriptions;
Database Professional,
7% of job descriptions;
Business System Professional,
17% of job descriptions;
Information Technology Director,
2% of job descriptions;
Java with JDBC/SQL Database and JSF/JSP/HTML/XML UI - Developer,
8% of job descriptions;
SAP - Application Professional,
7% of job descriptions;
Oracle - Application Developer,
6% of job descriptions;
IT Software Quality Assurance Professional,
5% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C# - Developer,
5% of job descriptions.

Location

Atlanta, GA:

Georgia,
Alpharetta, Atlanta, Barrow County, Bartow County, Belvedere, Brookhaven, Carroll County, Carrollton, Cartersville, Chamblee, Cherokee County, Clarkson, Clayton County, Cobb County, College Park, Conley, Conyers, Coweta County, Decatur, DeKalb County, Doraville, Douglas County, Druid Hills, Duluth, Dunaire, Dunwoody, East Marietta, East Point, Fair Oaks, Fayette County, Forest Park, Forsyth County, Fulton County, Gresham Park, Griffin, Gwinnett County, Hapeville, Henry County, Kennesaw, Lawrenceville, Marietta, Monroe, Newman, Newnan, Newton County, Norcross, North Decatur, Panthersville, Paulding County, Peachtree City, Pendley Hills, Pickens County, Rockdale County, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Scottdale, Smyrna, South Decatur, Spalding County, Suwanee, Tucker, Walton County, Walton and Winder.

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