Information Technology Schools
In Palm Desert, California

Information Technology faculty can choose to work at only one information technology school in Palm Desert. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information technology academic community in Palm Desert, and the future trends. Academia in information technology includes information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Palm Desert Vs. California Information Technology Employment

Palm Desert 2,740
California 420,920

Exactly 1,130 of the 38,380 information technology professionals employed in California, work in Palm Desert. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information technology professionals in Palm Desert has shrunk by 89%. As the employment for information technology professionals in Palm Desert has decreased, overall employment in Palm Desert has increased.

Palm Desert Vs. California Information Technology employment growth

346,240 354,090 372,830 376,080 38,380
10,440 10,850 9,980 12,240 1,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Palm Desert

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Palm Desert

$68,388 $71,961 $76,896 $76,345 $109,920
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Palm Desert
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palm Desert

Salaries for information technology professionals in Palm Desert have increased. Palm Desert information technology professionals made $109,920 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, information technology professionals in Palm Desert made an average salary of $68,388 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Palm Desert.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Palm Desert

10th percentile
$62,910
25th percentile
$83,810
50th percentile
$103,760
75th percentile
$129,420
90th percentile
$160,840

Palm Desert information technology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $103,760. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 156%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $62,910 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $160,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Palm Desert

Computer Science
$84,967
Information Technology
$109,920
Information Systems
$109,920

Palm Desert 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 Palm Desert

1

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

Information Technology Programs Offered In Palm Desert

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in information technology offered by Palm Desert's information technology schools.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Palm Desert

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Palm Desert, California

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