Other Computer Occupations Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Computer Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,750
25th Percentile Wage
$62,530
50th Percentile Wage
$89,420
75th Percentile Wage
$121,550
90th Percentile Wage
$154,580

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other computer occupations 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) other computer occupations is $154,580. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other computer occupations is $44,750.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,420
1.23% 9.84%
2016
$88,320
-1.17% -
2015
$89,350
3.20% -
2014
$86,490
5.19% -
2013
$82,000
1.68% -
2012
$80,620
- -

Compare Other Computer Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of other computer occupations 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 other computer occupations occupations is the wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) industry with an annual salary $112,520. The lowest paying industry is the motion picture and video industries industry (annual salary $67,670). For detailed other computer occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$112,520
Telecommunications
$102,440
Other Telecommunications
$100,700
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$100,420
Satellite Telecommunications
$88,630
Software Publishers
$87,830
Other Information Services
$87,360
Other Information Services
$87,360
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$85,930
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$85,730
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$85,730
Radio Broadcasting
$83,890
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$83,590
Television Broadcasting
$83,460
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$82,570
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$80,730
Newspaper Publishers
$72,900
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$72,850
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$68,440
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$67,670

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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