Salaries across the Job Market
for
Information Technology Professionals
in the
United States of America

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Experience

Salary average increases with experience, from $34,742 at Entry Level to $82,904 at the average Experience requirement of 4 Years & 9 Months, topping $100,765 at 10 Years.

IT Jobs

Salary average varies with IT Job, from $42,826 for a Microsoft Windows Desktop Support Professional to $124,819 for a Director of IT Application Development.

US Cities

Salary average varies with US City, from $57,419 in Little Rock, AR to $97,656 in San Jose, CA.

US Job Market for IT Professionals

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IT Job Demand

Type of IT Job
Percent of Job Market
Information Technology Director
2.13%
Application Developer
50.62%
+ Lead
 7.49%
=
58.11%
System Professional
19.76%
+ Lead
 2.54%
=
22.30%
Database Professional
5.71%
Business System Professional
11.75%
= and

IT Jobs in Demand

Percent of Job Market
Experience Average
Salary Average
Information Technology Director
Director of - Information Technology - Application Development
1.19%
6 Years and 1 Month
$124,819
Director of - Information Technology
0.94%
6 Years and 5 Months
$116,838
Application Developer
Java Developer with - JDBC-SQL Database and - JSF-JSP-HTML-XML User Interface-Presentation
6.00%
4 Years and 10 Months
$84,144
Software Quality Assurance - Professional
5.23%
4 Years and 7 Months
$74,663
Microsoft C# Developer with - Silverlight-Adobe Flash-Javascript-HTML User Interface-Presentation
3.98%
4 Years and 5 Months
$78,401
Microsoft C# - Developer
3.63%
4 Years and 7 Months
$80,306
C++ - Embedded - Developer
3.35%
5 Years and 2 Months
$90,301
PHP - Developer
2.99%
4 Years and 3 Months
$74,217
Adobe ActionScript - Developer
2.30%
4 Years and 8 Months
$79,540
Microsoft C# and Visual Basic .Net - Developer with Silverlight-Adobe Flash-Javascript-HTML User Interface-Presentation
1.97%
4 Years and 4 Months
$73,981
Java Developer with - JSF-JSP-HTML-XML User Interface-Presentation
1.86%
4 Years and 10 Months
$84,989
Java Developer with - JDBC-SQL Database
1.81%
4 Years and 11 Months
$89,998
System Professional
Information Technology - Security - Professional
3.41%
5 Years and 2 Months
$85,212
UNIX - System Professional
3.05%
4 Years and 11 Months
$81,994
Cisco - Network Professional
2.76%
5 Years and 3 Months
$84,198
Microsoft Windows - System Professional
1.94%
4 Years and 10 Months
$69,944
Microsoft Windows and UNIX - System Professional
1.82%
4 Years and 10 Months
$75,195
Database Professional
Microsoft SQL Server - Database Professional
2.56%
4 Years and 10 Months
$81,065
Oracle - Database Professional
2.07%
5 Years and 4 Months
$88,263
MySQL - Database Professional
0.36%
4 Years and 6 Months
$81,374
Business System Professional
Oracle - Application Developer
4.70%
5 Years
$85,615
SAP - Application Professional
4.26%
5 Years and 1 Month
$95,379
SAS - Business Intelligence Professional
0.60%
4 Years and 7 Months
$81,156

USA IT Job Markets

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Top US Cities
Percent of Job Market
Experience Average
Salary Average
New York, NY
15.00%
4 Years and 11 Months
$96,524
Washington, DC
11.92%
4 Years and 10 Months
$85,894
San Jose - San Francisco, CA
9.19%
5 Years and 1 Month
$97,656
Los Angeles, CA
9.12%
4 Years and 8 Months
$82,648
Chicago, IL
6.20%
4 Years and 8 Months
$82,862
Boston, MA
5.74%
4 Years and 9 Months
$83,805
Atlanta, GA
4.60%
4 Years and 9 Months
$79,943
Dallas - Fort Worth, TX
3.50%
4 Years and 9 Months
$77,454
Philadelphia, PA
2.68%
4 Years and 8 Months
$80,989
Houston, TX
1.93%
4 Years and 8 Months
$79,854