Information Technology Schools
In Blacksburg, Virginia

In Blacksburg, there is only one information technology school 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 Blacksburg, which encompasses information technology training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Blacksburg Vs. Virginia Information Technology Employment

Blacksburg 440
Virginia 185,140

Exactly 80 of the 13,160 information technology professionals employed in Virginia, work in Blacksburg. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information technology professionals in Blacksburg has shrunk by 91%. Overall employment in Blacksburg has increased.

Blacksburg Vs. Virginia Information Technology employment growth

153,110 154,890 159,460 163,620 13,160
890 960 1,230 1,300 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Blacksburg

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Blacksburg

$65,606 $71,599 $67,515 $68,008 $108,920
$32,970 $35,530 $38,220 $38,820 $38,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Blacksburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Blacksburg

In Blacksburg, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. Blacksburg information technology professionals made $108,920 per year, on average, in 2010. Information technology professionals in Blacksburg made a yearly average salary of $65,606, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Blacksburg.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Blacksburg

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25th percentile
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Blacksburg information technology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $100,420. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 133%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $70,290 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $163,490 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Blacksburg

Information Technology
Information Systems
Computer Science

On average information technology professionals in Blacksburg earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Blacksburg.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Blacksburg


Many of Blacksburg's information technology professionals are graduates of the only accredited information technology school in the city.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Blacksburg


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in information technology offered by Blacksburg's information technology schools.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Blacksburg


In 2010 approximately 169 students graduated from information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Blacksburg, Virginia

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