Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an IT Director make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$184,306 / yrTotal Pay
$140,319 / yrBase Pay
$43,987 / yrAdditional Pay

$184,306

 / yr
$64K$614K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a IT Director is $184,306 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $140,319 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $43,987 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical IT Director salary is $140,319. Salaries can range from $64,091 - $613,955. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, IT Director in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $184,306.

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What are some related job titles for It Director?

Some related job titles are Chief Information Officer Salaries with median pay of $209,440, Director of IT Salaries with median pay of $176,977, Information Technology Manager Salaries with median pay of $130,031, IT Manager Salaries with median pay of $117,510.

What are total pay estimates for an It Director at different companies?

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Total Pay Range
Oracle
3.9
IT Director

96 salaries

14,656 open jobs

$188,130

 / yr
UnitedHealth Group
3.6
IT Director

54 salaries

4,148 open jobs

$168,824

 / yr
Fidelity Investments
4.3
IT Director

40 salaries

12,195 open jobs

$175,962

 / yr
UBS
3.9
Director - IT

39 salaries

3,468 open jobs

$178,339

 / yr
Dell Technologies
4.3
IT Director

27 salaries

423 open jobs

$172,578

 / yr
NBCUniversal
4.1
IT Director

25 salaries

2,878 open jobs

$167,839

 / yr
Kaiser Permanente
3.9
IT Director

25 salaries

10,436 open jobs

$173,044

 / yr

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The Coca-Cola Company
4.0
IT Director

23 salaries

671 open jobs

$169,986

 / yr
Capital One
4.2
IT Director

23 salaries

6,702 open jobs

$186,039

 / yr
Honeywell
3.8
IT Director

22 salaries

6,868 open jobs

$170,168

 / yr
Johnson & Johnson
4.2
IT Director

21 salaries

4,803 open jobs

$164,401

 / yr
USAA
3.6
IT Director

19 salaries

1,354 open jobs

$168,426

 / yr
AIG
3.7
IT Director

18 salaries

2,090 open jobs

$175,917

 / yr
Prudential
3.8
IT Director

18 salaries

604 open jobs

$172,817

 / yr
Microsoft
4.4
Director IT

17 salaries

12,334 open jobs

$212,403

 / yr
Visa Inc.
4.0
Director IT

17 salaries

2,713 open jobs

$200,196

 / yr
Pfizer
4.2
Director IT

17 salaries

2,504 open jobs

$200,600

 / yr
Express Scripts
3.5
IT Director

16 salaries

$167,256

 / yr
MetLife
3.9
IT Director

16 salaries

643 open jobs

$172,223

 / yr
Cummins
4.1
IT Director

15 salaries

1,646 open jobs

$171,904

 / yr
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What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

Recent it director Salaries

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

IT Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$110,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director of IT

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
IT Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$95,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director - IT

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$315,000

/yr

$245K | $70K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
IT Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$115,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director - IT

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$230,000

/yr

$175K | $55K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
IT Director

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Director of IT/Engineering

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$148,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
IT Director

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$80,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

IT Director pay FAQ

The national average salary for an IT Director is $140,319 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an IT Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 8526 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an IT Director employees.

The highest salary for an IT Director in United States is $410,199 per year.

The lowest salary for an IT Director in United States is $48,000 per year.

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