Occupations

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Median Annual Wage
Annual Growth Rate
Avg. Annual Openings
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$100,780
($48.45/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
3.1%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
438
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$104,561
($50.27/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
2.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
3,508
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Associate's degree
Median Annual Wage
$71,246
($34.25/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 5
Very Strong Growth
1.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
413
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$96,992
($46.63/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.3%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
271
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$92,850
($44.64/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.2%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,491
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Some college, no degree
Median Annual Wage
$50,660
($24.36/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.1%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
2,354
Information Technology
Star Rating:
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$90,223
($43.38/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 4
Strong Growth
1.0%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
562
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Associate's degree
Median Annual Wage
$66,100
($31.78/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.9%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
519
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$82,220
($39.53/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 3
Average Growth
0.7%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 5
Very Strong Opportunity
950
Information Technology
Star Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆
Education: Bachelor's degree
Median Annual Wage
$108,877
($52.34/hr)
Annual Growth Rate
Growth Rate 2
Slow Growth
0.6%
Avg. Annual Openings
Annual Opening Score 4
Strong Opportunity
584