Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Information Technology make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$72,175 / yrTotal Pay
$66,488 / yrBase Pay
$5,687 / yrAdditional Pay

$72,175

 / yr
$44K$118K
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The estimated total pay for a Information Technology is $72,175 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $66,488 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 $5,687 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.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Information Technology Specialist

$63,157 /yr
Information Technology Specialist
$108,819 /yr
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Top Paying Companies

For an Information Technology in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Information Technology in United States. Employers include Google, Apple and Cisco Systems.

1
Google
$206,130/yr
2
Apple
$187,272/yr
7
IBM
$147,605/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For an Information Technology in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Information Technology in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $161,013, Insurance with a median total pay of $132,081, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $128,765, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $121,997, and Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $120,793.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$161,013

    40% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$132,081

    27% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$128,765

    26% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$121,997

    22% Higher than other industries

  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$120,793

    21% Higher than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

The top paying company in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Information Technology is ExxonMobil.

ExxonMobilExxonMobil$161,013/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

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.

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

IT Profesional

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
IT Specialist

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$103,000

/yr

$100K | $3K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Information Technology

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$55,400

/yr

$52K | $3K

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
IT Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Information Technology

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$11

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
IT Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
IT Specialist

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$52

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Information Technology

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$190,000

/yr

$180K | $10K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Information Technology Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$56,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Information Technology pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Information Technology is $66,488 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Information Technology salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6850 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Information Technology employees.

The highest salary for an Information Technology in United States is $107,986 per year.

The lowest salary for an Information Technology in United States is $40,937 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Information Technology or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Information Technology.