Mid-Career Information Technology (IT) Director Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Information Technology (IT) Director is $82,011 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Operations Management, IT Management, and IT Security & Infrastructure.
Mid-Career Information Technology (IT) Director Salary (?
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$49,627 - $128,533
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $82,011
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Mid-Career Information Technology (IT) Director Salary (?
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$14.47 - $41.20
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,627 - $128,533  
   
Bonus
$133.95 - $23,885  
Profit Sharing
$1,038 - $10,766  
Commission
$0.00 - $5,087  
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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$48,883 - $140,802  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,246
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.47 - $41.20  
   
Overtime
$8.25 - $56.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$133.95 - $23,885  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $5,087  
Profit Sharing
$1,038 - $10,766  
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).
)
$48,883 - $140,802  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 51%
San Francisco
up arrow 35%
Washington
up arrow 29%
Los Angeles
up arrow 28%
Seattle
up arrow 22%
Philadelphia
up arrow 14%
Houston
up arrow 11%
Phoenix
up arrow 11%
San Diego
up arrow 11%
Dallas
up arrow 10%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Atlanta
up arrow 3%
Austin
up arrow 1%
National Average
$83,000
Columbus
up arrow 1%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 19%
IT Management
up arrow 17%
IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 16%
Project Management
up arrow 3%
National Average
$83,000
SQL
up arrow 1%
System Administration
up arrow 3%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 9%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%
Network Management / Administration
up arrow 12%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 13%
Cisco Networking
up arrow 13%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 15%
Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 20%
Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 22%

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Gender

Female
8%
female alumni
 
Male
92%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 10%
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