Late-Career Information Technology (IT) Director Salary

Generous salaries abound for Late-Career Information Technology Directors , with average pay above six figures ($126K) per year. Cash earnings for Late-Career Information Technology Directors — including $36K in bonuses and $20K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $81K to $195K depending on individual performance. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The vast majority (89 percent) of Late-Career Information Technology Directors who answered the questionnaire are male. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$79,677 - $170,956
$80K
$130K
$170K
MEDIAN: $125,764
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50%
90%

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$24.27 - $113.35
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$49
$110
MEDIAN: $49.29
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$0$195K
Salary $79,677 - $170,956
Bonus $2,083 - $35,848
Profit Sharing $964 - $20,110
Commission $5,000
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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$80,525 - $195,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,727
Hourly Data $0$113
Hourly Rate $24.27 - $113.35
Overtime $0.00 - $78.91
Annual Data $0$195K
Bonus $2,083 - $35,848
Commission $5,000
Profit Sharing $964 - $20,110
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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$80,525 - $195,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 56

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $133,231

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For Late-Career Information Technology Directors, working in the bustling city of New York has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Late-Career Information Technology Directors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+25 percent), San Francisco (+24 percent), Minneapolis (+19 percent), and Philadelphia (+16 percent). The lowest-paying market is Atlanta, which sits 3 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 439 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

Team Leadership
▲20%

Cloud Computing
▲11%

Strategic Planning
▲5%

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
▲5%

Leadership
▲4%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼0%

People Management
▼0%

Strategic Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$133,000

IT Management
▼2%

Operations Management
▼2%

Budget Management
▼6%


Network Architecture / Design
▼12%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼16%

Network Management / Administration
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 439 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 7%
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