Information Technology (IT) Director with Software Development Skills Salary

Average pay for an Information Technology Director with Software Development skills is considerable, rounding six figures at $103K per year. Though the majority of Information Technology Directors with Software Development skills do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$66,855 - $148,736
$67K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $102,729
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$66,855 - $148,736  
   
Bonus
$1,024 - $32,000  
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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$68,541 - $169,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Information Technology Directors with Software Development skills, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $80K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $98K. Those with 10 to 20 years of experience under their belts can expect their paychecks to flourish around the six-figure median of $118K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $131K.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$115,000

Mid-Career
▼15%

Entry-Level
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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