Information Technology Schools
In Buffalo, New York

The city of Buffalo has 6 schools where information technology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information technology academic community in Buffalo, and the future trends. Academia in information technology includes information technology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Information Technology Employment

Buffalo 1,960
New York 202,780

Exactly 850 of the 23,080 information technology professionals employed in New York, work in Buffalo. The number of information technology professionals in Buffalo has shrunk by 89% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Buffalo has increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Information Technology employment growth

168,580 184,290 184,340 178,360 23,080
7,640 7,580 8,010 7,970 850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$64,195 $68,260 $71,900 $73,517 $111,660
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

As the number of information technology professionals in Buffalo has shrunk, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. In 2010 Buffalo information technology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $111,660. Four years earlier in 2006, information technology professionals in Buffalo made an average salary of $64,195 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Buffalo.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Buffalo

10th percentile
$70,650
25th percentile
$84,240
50th percentile
$103,840
75th percentile
$130,320
90th percentile
$164,780

Buffalo information technology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $103,840. 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 $70,650 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $164,780 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Buffalo

Computer Science
$75,383
Information Technology
$111,660
Information Systems
$111,660

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

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Buffalo

6

There are 6 accredited information technology schools in the city. Many of Buffalo's information technology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Buffalo

associate
2
bachelor
4
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total9

Buffalo's information technology schools offer 9 information technology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Buffalo

associate
56
bachelor
85
master
143
doctor
16
Certificate
0
Total300

In 2010 approximately 300 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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