Salary for
Information Technology Manager in the United States

How much does a Information Technology Manager earn in the United States? The average Information Technology Manager salary in the United States is $119,769 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $107,229 and $131,885. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Manages all IT activities in the organization. Implements and maintains the policies and goals for the IT department to support the company's needs. Ensures proper information system operations and plans necessary upgrades. Oversees the internal IT support function. Conducts research and recommends the selection of IT equipment, applications, and supplies. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.

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    Bachelor's Degree

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