Information Technology Schools
In Columbia, Kentucky

The city of Columbia has only one school where information technology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of information technology and information technology education in Columbia, which includes information technology training at the information technology associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Kentucky Information Technology Employment

Columbia 230
Kentucky 28,190

Exactly 130 of the 2,630 information technology professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Columbia. The number of information technology professionals in Columbia has shrunk by 84% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for information technology professionals in Columbia has decreased, overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Kentucky Information Technology employment growth

21,660 22,630 26,380 25,920 2,630
830 650 590 No data 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$51,055 $55,902 $58,206 No data $78,490
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. In 2010 Columbia information technology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $78,490. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information technology professionals in Columbia was $51,055 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$45,400
25th percentile
$55,910
50th percentile
$71,820
75th percentile
$96,410
90th percentile
$118,310

Columbia information technology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $71,820. The 10% of information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,400 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $118,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Columbia

Information Technology
$78,490
Information Systems
$78,490
Computer Science
$78,490

On average information technology professional salaries in Columbia are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Columbia

1

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

Information Technology Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in information technology offered by Columbia's information technology school.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Columbia

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Approximately 2 students graduated from information technology courses in 2010.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Kentucky

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