Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Director Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Information Technology (IT) Director is $71,814 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are People Management, Software Development, IT Management, Microsoft SQL Server, and Strategic Project Management.

$44,636 - $129,356
$45K
$72K
$130K
MEDIAN: $72,096
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$12.25 - $33.80
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$20
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MEDIAN: $20.03
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$0$137K
Salary $44,636 - $129,356
Bonus $290.87 - $24,517
Profit Sharing $302.01 - $16,886
Commission $3,500
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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$40,993 - $137,863
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 683
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $12.25 - $33.80
Overtime $18.91 - $44.05
Annual Data $0$137K
Bonus $290.87 - $24,517
Commission $3,500
Profit Sharing $302.01 - $16,886
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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$40,993 - $137,863
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 85

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Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Information Technology (IT) Director in Dallas:
"Education Matters."
Education on leadership, project management and finance are as valuable as technical knowledge.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Sierra Vista:
"Don't be cheap."
Don't try to pinch pennies to impress your new boss. It will come back to bite you. Instead, be frugal, shop smart, there is much value in quality and convenience.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Los Angeles:
"Actively Listen, enlist participation from subordinates."
Indecision will create chaos, change may be good, own you accomplishments and mistakes. Enjoy what you do.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Seattle:
"Workload overload."
Wish I knew just how behind everything was, and that the stress level would be enormous.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Boston:
"That you can't please everyone."
Have double thick skin.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Mesa:
"Apptitude & Good Work Ethic While Being Positive."
Invest in your staff and work with them.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Clifton:
"Wasted my life being loyal to my employer."
I have been with the company 27 years. I get paid weekly. No retirement. No health ins. Working for a pay check only. A total waste and a huge life mistake. Is it to late.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 123 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
35%
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Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

People Management
▲77%

Software Development
▲15%

IT Management
▲13%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲13%

Project Management
▲11%

Strategic Project Management
▲11%

Microsoft Office
▲3%

National Average
$70,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼6%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼9%

Network Management / Administration
▼15%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼15%

Web Development
▼17%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼20%

Cisco Networking
▼26%

System Administration
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 123 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 13%
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