Information Technology Schools
In Bluefield, West Virginia

The city of Bluefield has only one school where information technology faculty can find employment. The trends in Bluefield's information technology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes information technology training at the information technology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bluefield Vs. West Virginia Information Technology Employment

Bluefield 50
West Virginia 6,870

Exactly 50 of the 560 information technology professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Bluefield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Bluefield, there has been a 91% decline in the number of information technology professionals. As the number of information technology professionals in Bluefield has decreased, overall employment in Bluefield has increased.

Bluefield Vs. West Virginia Information Technology employment growth

5,560 5,220 5,520 5,530 560
580 480 470 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Bluefield

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Bluefield

$44,208 $46,489 $47,351 No data $73,550
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Bluefield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bluefield

Salaries for information technology professionals in Bluefield have increased. In 2010 information technology professionals in Bluefield reportedly earned an average salary of $73,550 per year. Information technology professionals in Bluefield made a yearly average salary of $44,208, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of information technology professionals in Bluefield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Bluefield

10th percentile
$44,730
25th percentile
$56,690
50th percentile
$69,960
75th percentile
$88,600
90th percentile
$110,640

Information technology professionals in Bluefield make a median yearly salary of $69,960. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 147%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,730 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $110,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Bluefield

Computer Science
$55,297
Information Technology
$73,550
Information Systems
$73,550

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

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Bluefield

1

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

Information Technology Programs Offered In Bluefield

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Bluefield's information technology school offers one information technology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Bluefield

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

In 2010 approximately 17 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Bluefield, West Virginia

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