Information Technology (IT) Lead Salary

An Information Technology (IT) Lead earns an average salary of $83,868 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are JIVE, Oracle Applications, SAP ABAP, C# Programming Language, and Microsoft SQL Server.

$59,197 - $117,929
$59K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,152
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90%

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$14.54 - $44.59
$15
$24
$45
MEDIAN: $24.40
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,197 - $117,929  
   
Bonus
$405.47 - $16,107  
Profit Sharing
$0.21 - $11,745  
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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$47,535 - $119,046  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 413
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.54 - $44.59  
   
Overtime
$22.66 - $52.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$405.47 - $16,107  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.21 - $11,745  
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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$47,535 - $119,046  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Lead

  • Supervise IT personnel in scheduling and completing tasks and status reports, assisting with problem escalation.
  • Manage resource allocation to scope and estimate user requests by determining their impact and costs.
  • Execute technical strategies to increase efficiency and service.
  • Interface with other departments to resolve complex or emergent operational problems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Lead

Pay by Experience for an Information Technology (IT) Lead has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Lead with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 95 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Technology (IT) Lead with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 269 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Lead which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 221 salaries. An Information Technology (IT) Lead with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 44 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $83,033

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Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Lead

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Lead Salaries

▲14%

▲6%

National Average
$83,000

▼1%

▼25%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Lead Salaries

JIVE
▲24%

Oracle Applications
▲20%

C# Programming Language
▲13%

SAP ABAP
▲13%


▲9%

▲7%


SQL
▲5%

▲4%

National Average
$83,000

C#
▼1%


Angular.js
▼4%


Network Management / Administration
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 15%
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