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
$43,220
25th Percentile Wage
$61,420
50th Percentile Wage
$88,320
75th Percentile Wage
$118,690
90th Percentile Wage
$149,640

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 $149,640. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $88,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other computer occupations is $43,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201688,320-1.17%8.72%
201589,3503.20%-
201486,4905.19%-
201382,0001.68%-
201280,620--

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

The average salaries of other computer occupations 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 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 $71,440). 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
$101,430
Other Telecommunications
$100,700
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$100,420
Other Information Services
$86,650
Other Information Services
$86,650
Software Publishers
$86,090
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$83,710
Radio Broadcasting
$82,470
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$81,700
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$81,160
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$81,160
Television Broadcasting
$81,080
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$79,320
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$77,820
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$73,660
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$72,050
Newspaper Publishers
$71,550
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$71,440

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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