Computer and Information Analyst Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer and Information Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,890
25th Percentile Wage
$67,600
50th Percentile Wage
$88,810
75th Percentile Wage
$116,430
90th Percentile Wage
$146,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer and information analysts in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) computer and information analysts is $146,950. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $88,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer and information analysts is $52,890.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201688,8100.97%7.03%
201587,9503.12%-
201485,2101.27%-
201384,1301.85%-
201282,570--

Compare Computer and Information Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of computer and information analysts in 19 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 analyst occupations is the other information services industry with an annual salary $103,460. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $77,430). For detailed computer and information analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Information Services
$103,460
Other Information Services
$103,460
Radio Broadcasting
$96,400
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$93,970
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$93,250
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$92,710
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$92,060
Television Broadcasting
$91,750
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$89,980
Software Publishers
$88,550
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$87,010
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$87,010
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$86,980
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$85,840
Telecommunications
$85,810
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$84,810
Other Telecommunications
$82,650
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$79,050
Newspaper Publishers
$77,430

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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