Information Technology (IT) Manager Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Information Technology (IT) Manager is $77,950 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are UNIX and Project Management.
Information Technology (IT) Manager Total Pay (?
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$47,750 - $117,153
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MEDIAN: $77,949
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Information Technology (IT) Manager Total Pay (?
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$13.48 - $38.25
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,750 - $117,153  
   
Bonus
$250.87 - $15,922  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $11,574  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,597  
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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$45,006 - $124,359  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16,085
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.48 - $38.25  
   
Overtime
$17.59 - $49.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$250.87 - $15,922  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,597  
Profit Sharing
$974 - $11,574  
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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$45,006 - $124,359  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16,085
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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Manager

Information technology managers are important to any business that uses a network of computers for employees to work and communicate with. Their job is very technical and requires specific training to understand mathematical computer languages. The information technology manager must be a critical thinker who is capable of leading a very intelligent team.
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Information Technology (IT) Manager Tasks
  • Prepare, maintain and keep updated IT procedures and documentation related to our processes and platforms operations.
  • Supervise, hire, and train IT Department employees.
  • Manage resources and processes required to design, plan, and support all information products and services.
  • Research and evaluate new technologies to be used as enhancements or upgrades to existing server, network, and other IT infrastructure equipment.

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What is it like working as an Information Technology (IT) Manager?
Information Technology (IT) Manager in Williamsburg:
"The Good And The Bad."
Pros: Many opportunities to learn new and different aspects of IT. Started from the ground up and have been able to develop a number of skills working in the different areas.
Cons: Responsible for the entire IT footprint and get minimal support.

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$78,000

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Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 9%
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