Occupations in Information Technology

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How this list was compiled

Minimum Education Competitive Education Occupation (click to see this job's Oregon profile!) National Average
Doctorate Doctorate Computer and Information Research Scientists $111,000
Bachelor Bachelor Computer and Information Systems Managers $135,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Computer Network Architects $101,000
Associate Associate** Computer Network Support Specialists $62,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Computer Occupations, All Other $86,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Computer Programmers $79,000
Doctorate Doctorate Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary $77,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Computer Systems Analysts $87,000
Some College Certificate** Computer User Support Specialists $49,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Database Administrators $84,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Information Security Analysts $92,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Network and Computer Systems Administrators $79,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Software Developers, Applications $100,000
Bachelor Bachelor** Software Developers, Systems Software $106,000
Associate Bachelor** Web Developers (Software Development Pathway) $66,000
Associate Bachelor** Web Developers (Digital Design Pathways) $66,000



About the Author: Jenny Jones has Master's of Science in Mathematics and an MBA. Her writing stems from her research as a TAACCCT grant data analyst and her passion for empowering individuals to greater intellectual heights through life-long learning.