Salaries for Experienced Directors of Information Systems are generous, with average pay above six figures ($104K) per year. Total cash compensation to Experienced Directors of Information Systems approaches anywhere from $63K on the lower end to $174K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $32K from bonuses and upwards of $372K from profit sharing. Male Experienced Directors of Information Systems are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. The majority of Experienced Directors of Information Systems claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$63,957 - $153,733
$64K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $104,084
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50%
90%

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$29.21 - $40.00
$31
MEDIAN: $30.52
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$130K$260K$390K
Salary
$63,957 - $153,733  
   
Bonus
$2,043 - $31,831  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $372,485  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,137 - $173,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 157
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$30.52  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$2,043 - $31,831  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $372,485  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,137 - $173,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Director of Information Systems

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
079
10-19 years
79%
20 years or more
21%
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Skills That Affect Director of Information Systems Salaries

SQL
0%

National Average
$108,000

Project Management
up arrow 2%

People Management
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 16%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 19%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 23%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 24%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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