Information Technology (IT) Director in Houston, Texas Salary

An Information Technology (IT) Director in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $123,143 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are IT Security & Infrastructure, Budget Management, Program Management, and People Management. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$75,000 - $166,443
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MEDIAN: $122,403
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Salary $75,000 - $166,443
Bonus $493.16 - $37,815
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $16,768
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$81,125 - $190,764
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 154

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Director

Pay by Experience for an Information Technology (IT) Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Technology (IT) Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $135,000 based on 99 salaries. An Information Technology (IT) Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $145,000 based on 68 salaries.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
45%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
$132,000

Entry-Level
▼25%

Mid-Career
▼29%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲28%

Budget Management
▲26%

Program Management
▲17%

People Management
▲13%


IT Management
▲2%

National Average
$132,000

Strategic Project Management
▼3%

Cisco Networking
▼4%

Network Management / Administration
▼25%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼42%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
no benefits
None: 2%
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