Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Information Technology
Professional

United States Location

New Orleans
LA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$59,079

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 8 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,163 at 3.66%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 8 Months: $59,079 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $51,004 & $67,154; and, 5% of Jobs top $78,817.

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% $82,625
5% $78,817
10% $74,440
25% $67,154
33% $64,234
50% $59,079
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 8 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% $57,575 $60,583
25% $55,265 $62,892
33% $53,923 $64,234
50% $51,004 $67,154
67% $47,491 $70,667
95% $35,533 $82,625
Salary Average =

$59,079

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 8 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 8 Months $56,495 $2,584 at 4.57%
4 Years and 8 Months $59,079 $2,163 at 3.66%
5 Years and 8 Months $61,241 $1,860 at 3.04%

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: $37,062 at the low experience of 1 Month; $57,633 at the average experience of 4 Years and 1 Month; and, $65,235 at the top experience of 8 Years.

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

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,
58% of job descriptions;
Lead Application Developer,
7% of job descriptions;
System Professional,
19% of job descriptions;
Lead System Professional,
2% of job descriptions;
Database Professional,
6% of job descriptions;
Business System Professional,
6% of job descriptions;
Information Technology Director,
2% of job descriptions;
Microsoft VB.Net - Developer,
15% of job descriptions;
Ruby on Rails - Developer,
12% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C# and VB.Net - Developer,
10% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C#, VB.Net and Silverlight/AdobeFlash/Javascript - Developer,
5% of job descriptions;
IT Security Professional,
5% of job descriptions.

Location

New Orleans, LA:

Louisiana,
Arabi, Avondale, Bellechasse, Chalmette, Covington, Gretna, Harahan, Harvey, Jefferson County, Kenner, La Place, Marrero, Meraux, Metairie, New Orleans, Orleans County, Plaquemines County, Reserve, River Ridge, Slidell, St Bernard County, St Charles County, St James County, St John Baptist County, St Tammany County, Terrytown and Westwego.

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