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IT Salary Survey 2018: How Much Do IT Pros Earn?

Compare your salary to the median pay for 12 popular IT job titles, from the help desk to the C-suite.
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1. CIO/CTO or Other IT Executive

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Not surprisingly, C-level executives are the most highly compensated group in IT. Chief information offers, chief technology officers and other executives said they are earning around $185,000 for 2018. That’s a $15,000 increase over the $170,000 they earned in 2017, and that was the biggest pay raise experienced by any group in the survey.

Among the people who participated in the survey, 9% identified themselves as CIOs, CTOs or other tech executives.

Cynthia Harvey is a freelance writer and editor based in the Detroit area. She has been covering the technology industry for more than fifteen years. View Full Bio

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