Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Information Technology
Professional

United States Location

Dallas - Fort Worth
TX
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$77,454

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 9 Months

Raise +1 Year

$3,575 at 4.62%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 9 Months: $77,454 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $62,757 & $92,152; and, 5% of Jobs top $113,299.

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% $120,167
5% $113,299
10% $105,381
25% $92,152
33% $86,840
50% $77,454
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 9 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% $74,716 $80,193
25% $70,511 $84,398
33% $68,069 $86,840
50% $62,757 $92,152
67% $56,374 $98,535
95% $34,742 $120,167
Salary Average =

$77,454

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 9 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 9 Months $73,195 $4,259 at 5.82%
4 Years and 9 Months $77,454 $3,575 at 4.62%
5 Years and 9 Months $81,029 $3,080 at 3.80%

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: $49,846 at the low experience of 8 Months; $77,454 at the average experience of 4 Years and 9 Months; and, $89,227 at the top experience of 8 Years and 9 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 8 Months $49,846 $10,478 at 21.02%
Average 4 Years and 9 Months $77,454 $3,575 at 4.62%
Top 8 Years and 9 Months $89,227 $2,177 at 2.44%

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,
43% of job descriptions;
Lead Application Developer,
6% of job descriptions;
System Professional,
20% of job descriptions;
Lead System Professional,
3% of job descriptions;
Database Professional,
7% of job descriptions;
Business System Professional,
19% of job descriptions;
Information Technology Director,
2% of job descriptions;
SAP - Application Professional,
8% of job descriptions;
Oracle - Application Developer,
7% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C# - Developer,
6% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C# and Silverlight/AdobeFlash/Javascript UI - Developer,
6% of job descriptions;
Java with JDBC/SQL Database and JSF/JSP/HTML/XML UI - Developer,
4% of job descriptions.

Location

Dallas - Fort Worth, TX:

Texas,
Addison, Allen, Arlington, Athens, Balch Springs, Bedford, Benbrook, Carrollton, Cedar Hill, Celeste, Colleyville, Collin County, Commerce, Coppell, Corinth, Dallas County, Dallas, De Soto, Dennison, Denton County, Duncanville, Ellis County, Ennis, Euless, Everman, Farmers Beach, Forest Hill, Fort Worth, Garland, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Greenville, Haltom City, Henderson County, Highland, Hood County, Hunt County, Hurst, Irving, Johnson County, Kaufman County, Keller, Lancaster, Lewisville, Mesquite, North Richland Hills, Parker County, Plano, Richardson, Richland Hills, River Oaks, Rockwall County, Rowlett, Sachse, Saginaw, Sherman, Southlake, Tarrant County, Terrell, University Park, Watauga, Weatherford and White Settlement.

These locations are all included in the Dallas - Fort Worth, TX metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).