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Highest Paying States for Computer and Information Systems Managers

The highest paying states for computer and information systems managers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of computer and information systems managers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $168,760, New York is the highest paying state for computer and information systems managers. It is followed by California (average annual salary $161,830). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of computer and information systems managers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Computer and Information Systems Managers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 New York
$168,760
$102,890 26,520
2 California
$161,830
$99,820 53,270
3 Virginia
$160,950
$107,310 13,460
4 New Jersey
$158,670
$107,960 13,900
5 District of Columbia
$158,140
$116,880 4,060
6 Colorado
$152,160
$92,360 7,100
7 Texas
$150,120
$92,600 19,420
8 Delaware
$148,600
$95,550 1,190
9 Maryland
$146,260
$92,270 9,920
10 Massachusetts
$144,660
$90,330 16,310
11 Washington
$144,200
$90,770 12,590
12 Rhode Island
$138,410
$92,670 1,200
13 Pennsylvania
$137,540
$87,820 12,810
14 Connecticut
$137,520
$87,050 8,060
15 North Carolina
$135,050
$87,430 12,360
16 Minnesota
$134,170
$86,930 9,550
17 Georgia
$132,240
$82,260 13,240
18 New Hampshire
$131,410
$85,300 2,100
19 Illinois
$130,260
$78,840 15,470
20 Arizona
$129,220
$71,720 7,000
21 Oregon
$124,730
$74,030 5,360
22 Missouri
$124,140
$75,370 6,220
23 Nevada
$123,670
$82,930 1,350
24 Ohio
$123,250
$77,680 14,110
25 South Dakota
$123,200
$91,790 210
26 Michigan
$121,710
$78,140 9,350
27 Florida
$120,110
$68,520 14,930
28 Iowa
$119,750
$78,160 3,690
29 West Virginia
$117,160
$67,260 760
30 Alabama
$116,990
$66,710 3,120
31 Kansas
$116,710
$70,140 2,940
32 Nebraska
$115,710
$76,080 2,020
33 Utah
$115,310
$59,030 4,990
34 Vermont
$115,290
$69,350 510
35 Wisconsin
$115,140
$79,650 6,280
36 South Carolina
$113,920
$68,840 2,940
37 Hawaii
$113,640
$81,830 760
38 Maine
$112,090
$72,020 1,310
39 North Dakota
$111,600
$76,290 500
40 Kentucky
$110,140
$61,880 2,500
41 Tennessee
$109,610
$63,390 5,180
42 Indiana
$109,050
$69,630 4,710
43 Alaska
$107,550
$78,320 360
44 Oklahoma
$101,950
$62,570 3,350
45 Montana
$101,130
$65,650 560
46 Arkansas
$101,020
$61,310 2,080
47 Louisiana
$99,130
$60,090 1,940
48 New Mexico
$98,010
$66,200 1,190
49 Idaho
$93,920
$57,880 1,260
50 Wyoming
$92,310
$67,860 200
51 Mississippi
$88,740
$58,550 1,150
52 Guam
$75,040
$43,750 70
53 Puerto Rico
$68,350
$39,350 1,410
54 Virgin Islands
$67,430
$48,240 60
See also: Highest paying industries for computer and information systems managers, Top Paying Jobs in America.