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IT Manager salary in United States

How much does an IT Manager make in the United States?

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Profit sharing
$6,500per year
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The average salary for a it manager is $91,205 per year in the United States and $6,500 profit sharing per year.2.4k salaries reported, updated at June 29, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Top companies for IT Managers in United States

  1. Oracle
    6544 reviews5 salaries reported
    $172,642per year
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Highest paying cities for IT Managers in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $104,216 per year
    66 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $102,393 per year
    19 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $102,313 per year
    13 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $101,137 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $91,874 per year
    17 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $90,265 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $89,472 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. Cincinnati, OH
    $86,157 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Indianapolis, IN
    $86,039 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can an IT Manager earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for IT Managers

Top skills
Enterprise Architecture
Top licenses
Top certifications

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
4 jobs11
32 jobs43
8 jobs10
11 jobs13
40 jobs50
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Most common benefits for IT Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 471 ratings

66% of IT Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

IT Support

33,152 job openings

Average $21.60 per hour

Information Technology Specialist

22,054 job openings

Average $64,087 per year

Information Technology Manager

12,424 job openings

Average $92,545 per year

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