Information Technology (IT) Director in Los Angeles Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Information Technology Directors in Los Angeles , with median pay hovering around $127K per year. Total cash compensation to Information Technology Directors in Los Angeles, Calif. bottoms out near $63K and approaches $200K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $31K from bonuses and almost $28K from profit sharing. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Los Angeles Information Technology Directors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$73,709 - $178,026
$74K
$130K
$180K
MEDIAN: $126,610
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$19.73 - $129.13
$20
$65
$130
MEDIAN: $65.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$73,709 - $178,026  
   
Bonus
$1,939 - $31,094  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $28,118  
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).
)
$63,179 - $199,605  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 140
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$19.73 - $129.13  
   
Overtime
$59.55  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,939 - $31,094  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $28,118  
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).
)
$63,179 - $199,605  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

Information Technology (IT) Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

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 $56,000 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 $114,000 based on 22 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 $139,000 based on 95 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 $149,000 based on 49 salaries.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
33%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

▲3%

National Average
$135,000

Mid-Career
▼16%

Entry-Level
▼58%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

People Management
▲8%

Budget Management
▲7%

Operations Management
▲7%

Network Architecture / Design
▲2%

National Average
$135,000


IT Management
▼8%

Vendor Management
▼14%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼14%

System Administration
▼16%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼17%

Network Management / Administration
▼30%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼41%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 9%
ADVERTISEMENT