Computer and Information Systems Manager Salary in Sector of Information

The salary statistics of computer and information systems managers in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare computer and information systems manager salaries in different industries within the information sector.

Average Annual Salary of Computer and Information Systems Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$88,870
25th Percentile Wage
$115,450
50th Percentile Wage
$150,190
75th Percentile Wage
$192,810
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer and information systems managers in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) computer and information systems managers is $192,810. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $150,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer and information systems managers is $88,870.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of computer and information systems managers in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016150,1901.41%11.37%
2015148,0702.96%-
2014143,6803.99%-
2013137,9503.50%-
2012133,120--

Compare Computer and Information Systems Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of computer and information systems managers in 21 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for computer and information systems manager occupations is the other information services industry with an annual salary $168,010. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $113,440). For detailed computer and information systems manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Information Services
$168,010
Other Information Services
$168,010
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$160,080
Software Publishers
$150,900
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$150,650
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$150,640
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$148,310
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$147,570
Satellite Telecommunications
$147,310
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$144,600
Telecommunications
$143,500
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$142,250
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$142,250
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$141,790
Radio Broadcasting
$137,920
Other Telecommunications
$132,710
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$132,080
Sound Recording Industries
$128,230
Television Broadcasting
$121,580
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$120,850
Newspaper Publishers
$113,440

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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