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Sr. Information Manager Salary

Senior Information Managers enjoy a hefty income, with average pay passing six figures ($123K) annually in the United States. Final cash compensation to Senior Information Managers varies from around $73K to approximately $170K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $27K and $15K, respectively. Most Senior Information Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Making up 75 percent of those who took the survey, male Senior Information Managers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$81,952 - $152,765
(Median)
$82K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $123,384
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$81,952 - $152,765  
   
Bonus
$2,466 - $26,721  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $15,050  
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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$72,571 - $169,959  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 124
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Job Description for Sr. Information Manager

A senior information manager is a job that requires both mental and people skills. This person normally works in a large or medium-sized company. This type of manager is in charge of all forms of interoffice communications. This can include server, email, or teleconference functions that go on in the office. This position is generally going to require a four-year degree in some kind of technology or business field.

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Sr. Information Manager Tasks

  • Use data to draft and disseminate information to stockholders, clients and executives.
  • Ensure that data contains updated, accurate information.
  • Oversee the development of information systems that inventory and improve various operations.

Common Career Paths for Sr. Information Manager


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Compensation may take a strong hit for Senior Information Managers who move to positions like Information Technology Director. Information Technology Directors usually make $101K.

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Senior Information Managers who responded to the survey indicated only a few skills that they use on the job. Project Management and IT Security & Infrastructure are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Security & Infrastructure.

Sr. Information Manager Reviews

What is it like working as a Sr. Information Manager?

Sr. Information Manager in Atlanta:
"Not just a mid-level manager."
Pros: Working in company and business segment that provides string culture, challenge and opportunity every day. Working directly with business leadership on consistent basis and having direct impact on how IT drives value for the business and customers.
Cons: Stress. Work life balance.

Sr. Information Manager in Detroit:
"Corporate Culture, Challenging Work Conditions."
Pros: Numerous opportunities to deliver innovation and value to customers and the global company. Some public recognition for successful delivery and execution.
Cons: Insufficient delivery time frames yield delivery of sub-standard products and services. Selective career advancements which are not evenly considered for all.

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Experience Affects Sr. Information Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
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National Average
$133,000

Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Sr. Information Manager Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$133,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 83% employee benefits None: 7%
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