Information Technology Schools
In Cambridge, Massachusetts

The city of Cambridge has 2 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 Cambridge, and the future trends. Academia in information technology includes information technology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Information Technology Employment

Cambridge 24,400
Massachusetts 129,500

Exactly 8,950 of Massachusetts' 12,940 information technology professionals work in Cambridge. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information technology professionals in Cambridge has shrunk by 87%. As the employment for information technology professionals in Cambridge has decreased, overall employment in Cambridge has increased.

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Information Technology employment growth

103,430 108,810 115,120 115,960 12,940
70,190 74,650 79,350 80,010 8,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Cambridge

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Cambridge

$83,166 $87,416 $90,386 $92,204 $137,240
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Cambridge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cambridge

Salaries for information technology professionals in Cambridge have increased. Cambridge information technology professionals made $137,240 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for information technology professionals in Cambridge was $83,166 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of information technology professionals in Cambridge is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Cambridge

10th percentile
$88,490
25th percentile
$106,350
50th percentile
$129,040
75th percentile
$156,120
90th percentile
$183,200

Information technology professionals in Cambridge earn a median salary of $129,040 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 107%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $88,490 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $183,200 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Cambridge

Computer Science
$93,423
Information Technology
$137,240
Information Systems
$137,240

Cambridge information technology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Cambridge

2

There are 2 accredited information technology schools in the city. Many of Cambridge's information technology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Cambridge

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total3

Cambridge's information technology schools offer 3 information technology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Cambridge

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
22
doctor
1
Certificate
11
Total34

In 2010 approximately 34 students graduated from information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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