Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director of
Information Technology

United States Location

Cleveland - Akron
OH
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 8/1/21 to 7/31/22

Salary Average

$153,649

Experience Requirement

8 Years and 4 Months

Raise +1 Year

$3,364 at 2.19%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 8 Years & 4 Months: $153,649 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $133,087 & $174,211; and, 5% of Jobs top $203,880.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$336,030 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 8/1/21 to 7/31/22.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $213,556
5% $203,880
10% $192,754
25% $174,211
33% $166,638
50% $153,649
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 8 Years and 4 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% $149,820 $157,479
25% $143,938 $163,360
33% $140,660 $166,638
50% $133,087 $174,211
67% $123,941 $183,357
95% $93,743 $213,556
Salary Average =

$153,649

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 4 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
7 Years and 4 Months $149,903 $3,746 at 2.50%
8 Years and 4 Months $153,649 $3,364 at 2.19%
9 Years and 4 Months $157,013 $3,053 at 1.94%

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: $125,622 at the low experience of 3 Years; $153,649 at the average experience of 8 Years and 4 Months; and, $168,584 at the top experience of 13 Years and 8 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 3 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 8/1/21 to 7/31/22.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 3 Years $125,622 $7,386 at 5.88%
Average 8 Years and 4 Months $153,649 $3,364 at 2.19%
Top 13 Years and 8 Months $168,584 $2,179 at 1.29%

Qualifications

Description

Directing an information technology department, cost efficient staff leadership optimizing operations, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Director,
    Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Director of Information Technology (IT) or Information Technology (IT) Vice President.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
19.1% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
17.6% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
62.4% of job descriptions;
Financial Sector,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Finance, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street,
12.7% of job descriptions;
USA Federal Government,
17.3% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Active Directory,
5.2% of job descriptions;
Linux,
7.9% of job descriptions;
VMware,
6.7% of job descriptions;
Cisco,
5.5% of job descriptions;
ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library),
8.8% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
10.6% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
12.1% of job descriptions.

Location

Cleveland, OH

Ohio,
Akron, Ashtabula County, Barberton, Bay Village, Beachwood, Bedford Heights, Bedford, Berea, Brecksville, Brunswick, Brookpark, Chagrin Falls, Cleveland Heights, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Cuyahoga Falls, Cuyahoga, East Cleveland, Elyra, Elyria, Euclid, Fairview Park, Garfield Heights, Geauga County, Geneva, Highland Heights, Hudson, Independence, Kent, Lake County, Lorain County, Lyndhurst, Maple Heights, Medina County, Mentor, Middleburg Heights, North Olmsted, Oakwood, Olmsted Falls, Parma Heights, Pepper Pike, Portage County, Richmond Heights, Rocky River, Seven Hills, Shaker Heights, Solon, South Euclid, Strongsville, Summit County, Twinsburg, Warrensville Heights, and Westlake.

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