Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Information Technology

United States Location

Palm Beach (West) - Boca Raton
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

4 Years and 11 Months

Raise +1 Year

$6,018 at 8.18%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 11 Months: $73,550 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $59,032 & $88,068; and, 5% of Jobs top $108,978.

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% $115,779
5% $108,978
10% $101,144
25% $88,068
33% $82,821
50% $73,550
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% $70,846 $76,255
25% $66,692 $80,408
33% $64,280 $82,821
50% $59,032 $88,068
67% $52,724 $94,376
95% $31,322 $115,779
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 $66,415 $7,135 at 10.74%
4 Years and 11 Months $73,550 $6,018 at 8.18%
5 Years and 11 Months $79,568 $5,204 at 6.54%

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: $31,750 at the low experience of 1 Year; $73,550 at the average experience of 4 Years and 11 Months; and, $93,453 at the top experience of 8 Years and 11 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 1 Year $31,750 $15,626 at 49.22%
Average 4 Years and 11 Months $73,550 $6,018 at 8.18%
Top 8 Years and 11 Months $93,453 $3,703 at 3.96%



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.


Professional Opportunities
Application Developer,
53% of job descriptions;
Lead Application Developer,
5% of job descriptions;
System Professional,
14% of job descriptions;
Lead System Professional,
1% of job descriptions;
Database Professional,
10% of job descriptions;
Business System Professional,
13% of job descriptions;
Information Technology Director,
4% of job descriptions;
Microsoft SQL Server - Database Professional,
7% of job descriptions;
Oracle - Application Developer,
6% of job descriptions;
PHP - Developer,
6% of job descriptions;
Microsoft C# and Silverlight/AdobeFlash/Javascript UI - Developer,
4% of job descriptions;
IT Software Quality Assurance Professional,
4% of job descriptions.


West Palm Beach - Boca Raton, FL:

Belle Garden, Boca, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Century Village, Delray Beach, Greenacres, Hamptons, Jupiter, Lake Worth, Pahokee, Palm Beach, Palm Springs, Riviera Beach, Royal Palm Beach, Villages Oriole, Wellington and West Palm Beach.

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