Information Technology Officer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Information Technology Officer is $62,422 per year. A skill in IT Management is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Information Technology Officer Salary (?
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$38,594 - $121,105
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MEDIAN: $62,421
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Information Technology Officer Salary (?
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$11.00 - $24.91
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,594 - $121,105  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,532  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $10,000  
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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$31,518 - $116,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 146
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$11.00 - $24.91  
   
Overtime
$12.67 - $38.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,532  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $10,000  
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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$31,518 - $116,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Job Description for Information Technology Officer

Information technology officers are in charge of developing and implementing technology solutions in their organization. They are responsible for reviewing and approving new information technology (IT) alternatives to increase company productivity. One of the information technology officer's main responsibilities is evaluating data needs and security strategies. They also complete detailed reports about security requirements, suggest possible changes, participate in end user training sessions, and create coaching opportunities for junior staff. Information technology officers also prepare documentation for future reference among the IT team.
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Information Technology Officer Tasks
  • Oversee technical staff working on projects, assigning tasks and ensuring work is on schedule and within budget.
  • Develop plans for IT projects, determining factors such as project scope, specifications, costs, work plans, and materials.
  • Manage the implementation of projects relating to a company‚Äôs software, hardware, networks, or other IT systems.
  • Monitor the security of IT systems and keep security programs up to date.

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Experience Affects Information Technology Officer Salaries

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$60,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Information Technology Officer Salaries

IT Management
up arrow 14%
Network Management / Administration
up arrow 3%
Information Technology (IT) Support
0%
National Average
$60,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
25%
female alumni
 
Male
75%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 16%