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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 $159,160, New York is the highest paying state for computer and information systems managers. It is followed by California (average annual salary $157,550). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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
$159,160
$95,610 26,000
2 California
$157,550
$94,970 51,840
3 Virginia
$156,220
$104,440 13,720
4 District of Columbia
$153,710
$111,150 3,850
5 New Jersey
$153,680
$105,190 13,930
6 Delaware
$151,450
$98,410 1,260
7 Colorado
$149,430
$97,740 6,340
8 Texas
$145,690
$92,320 20,010
9 Maryland
$143,350
$91,350 9,270
10 Massachusetts
$141,420
$88,960 15,540
11 Washington
$140,620
$90,650 11,790
12 Rhode Island
$137,860
$95,080 1,160
13 Connecticut
$135,250
$86,500 7,900
14 Pennsylvania
$133,600
$84,940 12,150
15 New Hampshire
$132,130
$84,600 1,930
16 North Carolina
$130,750
$85,220 11,970
17 Minnesota
$129,520
$85,360 10,150
18 Illinois
$129,390
$75,630 15,740
19 Georgia
$128,930
$79,730 12,520
20 Arizona
$127,860
$70,150 6,720
21 Florida
$127,110
$81,110 11,460
22 Missouri
$124,500
$76,770 6,090
23 Ohio
$121,920
$75,700 13,040
24 South Dakota
$121,790
$88,900 210
25 Iowa
$117,520
$73,940 3,450
26 Vermont
$117,210
$66,530 340
27 Oregon
$116,870
$70,150 4,850
28 Michigan
$116,830
$74,670 8,730
29 West Virginia
$115,680
$65,580 720
30 Nevada
$113,190
$75,280 1,350
31 Nebraska
$112,730
$71,550 1,910
32 Wisconsin
$112,100
$75,760 6,400
33 Alabama
$111,800
$63,850 3,260
34 Alaska
$111,690
$82,960 340
35 Utah
$111,160
$56,110 4,190
36 South Carolina
$111,130
$66,130 3,020
37 Kansas
$109,130
$66,850 2,910
38 Maine
$108,030
$68,670 1,430
39 Kentucky
$105,900
$63,680 2,440
40 Hawaii
$105,030
$70,840 640
41 Indiana
$104,960
$68,820 4,630
42 Montana
$104,010
$64,910 460
43 North Dakota
$103,180
$71,740 530
44 Arkansas
$101,820
$60,730 2,100
45 Tennessee
$101,200
$53,190 5,540
46 Oklahoma
$98,630
$60,730 3,170
47 Idaho
$97,780
$57,970 1,130
48 New Mexico
$96,960
$64,340 1,110
49 Louisiana
$94,500
$54,950 1,930
50 Wyoming
$87,070
$63,930 200
51 Mississippi
$84,140
$56,780 1,170
52 Virgin Islands
$67,430
$48,240 40
53 Puerto Rico
$66,150
$38,900 1,260
54 Guam
$63,920
$44,250 70
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