Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Director of
Information Technology

United States Location

United States of America

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 6/1/21 to 5/31/22

Salary Average

$147,298

Experience Requirement

8 Years and 3 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,999 at 2.04%

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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 & 3 Months: $147,298 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $124,531 & $170,066; and, 5% of Jobs top $202,919.

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.

$310,588 = 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 6/1/21 to 5/31/22.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $213,634
5% $202,919
10% $190,598
25% $170,066
33% $161,680
50% $147,298
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 8 Years and 3 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% $143,058 $151,539
25% $136,546 $158,051
33% $132,917 $161,680
50% $124,531 $170,066
67% $114,404 $180,192
95% $80,962 $213,634
Salary Average =

$147,298

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 3 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 3 Months $143,956 $3,342 at 2.32%
8 Years and 3 Months $147,298 $2,999 at 2.04%
9 Years and 3 Months $150,297 $2,719 at 1.81%

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: $122,809 at the low experience of 3 Years; $147,298 at the average experience of 8 Years and 3 Months; and, $160,430 at the top experience of 13 Years and 6 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 6/1/21 to 5/31/22.

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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 $122,809 $6,519 at 5.31%
Average 8 Years and 3 Months $147,298 $2,999 at 2.04%
Top 13 Years and 6 Months $160,430 $1,948 at 1.21%

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,
19.4% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
16.9% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
60.9% 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,
12.8% of job descriptions;
USA Federal Government,
16.3% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Active Directory,
5% of job descriptions;
Linux,
8.4% of job descriptions;
VMware,
8.1% of job descriptions;
Cisco,
5.9% of job descriptions;
ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library),
9.7% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
11.9% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
11.9% of job descriptions.

Location

United States of America