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
$54,200
25th Percentile Wage
$69,170
50th Percentile Wage
$90,590
75th Percentile Wage
$117,340
90th Percentile Wage
$146,300

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 $146,300. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $90,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer and information analysts is $54,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer and information analysts in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$90,590
1.96% 8.85%
2016
$88,810
0.97% -
2015
$87,950
3.12% -
2014
$85,210
1.27% -
2013
$84,130
1.85% -
2012
$82,570
- -

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

The average salaries of computer and information analysts in 20 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 $103,750. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $80,140). 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
$103,750
Other Information Services
$103,750
Television Broadcasting
$96,670
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$96,400
Radio Broadcasting
$95,020
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$94,170
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$93,250
Satellite Telecommunications
$92,330
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$91,910
Software Publishers
$91,370
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$90,870
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$90,630
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$90,150
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$88,350
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$88,350
Telecommunications
$87,610
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$84,810
Other Telecommunications
$82,650
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$82,530
Newspaper Publishers
$80,140

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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