Late-Career Information Technology (IT) Director Salary

Salaries for Late-Career Information Technology Directors are generous, with average pay above six figures ($126K) per year. Total cash earnings of Late-Career Information Technology Directors range from $81K on the low end to $196K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $36K and $20K, respectively. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Late-Career Information Technology Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Men make up the vast majority of Late-Career Information Technology Directors (89 percent) who took the survey. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$80,752 - $171,477
$81K
$130K
$170K
MEDIAN: $126,527
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$23.30 - $108.09
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$110
MEDIAN: $49.66
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$0$196K
Salary $80,752 - $171,477
Bonus $2,349 - $36,794
Profit Sharing $-0.46 - $20,380
Commission $5,000
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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$81,537 - $196,323
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,929
Hourly Data $0$108
Hourly Rate $23.30 - $108.09
Overtime $0.00 - $77.57
Annual Data $0$196K
Bonus $2,349 - $36,794
Commission $5,000
Profit Sharing $-0.46 - $20,380
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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$81,537 - $196,323
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $133,886

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Late-Career Information Technology Directors, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 25 percent above the national average. Late-Career Information Technology Directors will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+25 percent), San Francisco (+24 percent), Minneapolis (+19 percent), and Philadelphia (+15 percent). With compensation 3 percent below the national average, Atlanta is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 509 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

Team Leadership
▲19%

Cloud Computing
▲11%

Strategic Planning
▲4%

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
▲4%

Leadership
▲3%

People Management
▼0%

National Average
$134,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼1%

Strategic Project Management
▼1%

Operations Management
▼2%

IT Management
▼3%

Budget Management
▼6%


Network Architecture / Design
▼12%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼17%

Network Management / Administration
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 509 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 7%
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