Information Technology Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

Information Technology faculty can choose to work at one of 6 information technology schools in Charlotte. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of information technology and information technology education in Charlotte, which includes 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

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Information Technology Employment

Charlotte 7,520
North Carolina 95,760

Exactly 3,720 of the 10,670 information technology professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Charlotte. There has been a 82% decline in the number of information technology professionals in Charlotte between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of information technology professionals in Charlotte has decreased, overall employment in Charlotte has increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Information Technology employment growth

75,580 77,310 82,780 87,320 10,670
20,890 19,880 22,070 24,070 3,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$75,701 $79,290 $83,021 $84,752 $125,000
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

Salaries for information technology professionals in Charlotte have increased. Charlotte information technology professionals made $125,000 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for information technology professionals in Charlotte was $75,701 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of information technology professionals in Charlotte is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Charlotte

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Information technology professionals in Charlotte earn a median salary of $118,760 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 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $86,120 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $167,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

Information technology professional salaries in Charlotte are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Charlotte


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

Information Technology Programs Offered In Charlotte


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

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Charlotte


Approximately 163 students completed information technology courses in 2010.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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