Information Technology Schools
In Albany, New York

In Albany, there are 5 information technology schools where information technology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information technology in the city of Albany, which encompasses information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology
  • Masters degree in Information Technology
  • PhD degree in Information Technology


Professional Trends

Albany Vs. New York Information Technology Employment

Albany 2,680
New York 202,780

Exactly 1,250 of New York's 23,080 information technology professionals work in Albany. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information technology professionals in Albany has shrunk by 87%. As the number of information technology professionals in Albany has decreased, overall employment in Albany has increased.

Albany Vs. New York Information Technology employment growth

168,580 184,290 184,340 178,360 23,080
9,850 10,220 9,740 10,270 1,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Albany

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Albany

$67,464 $69,824 $72,110 $73,906 $106,330
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Albany
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albany

Salaries for information technology professionals in Albany have increased. In 2010 information technology professionals in Albany reportedly earned an average salary of $106,330 per year. Information technology professionals in Albany made a yearly average salary of $67,464, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Albany.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Albany

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Information technology professionals in Albany earn a median salary of $104,520 per year. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 88%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $76,300 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $143,160 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Albany

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

On average information technology professional salaries in Albany are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Albany


Many of Albany's information technology professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited information technology schools in the city.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Albany


Albany's information technology schools offer 11 information technology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Albany


In 2010 approximately 304 students graduated from information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Albany, New York

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