Information Technology Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

In Pittsburgh, there are 9 information technology schools 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 Pittsburgh, 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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Information Technology Employment

Pittsburgh 5,300
Pennsylvania 122,400

Exactly 2,060 of the 8,870 information technology professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Pittsburgh. The number of information technology professionals in Pittsburgh has shrunk by 90% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Pittsburgh has increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Information Technology employment growth

96,080 99,160 102,100 103,570 8,870
20,010 22,560 23,000 23,100 2,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$66,693 $68,775 $71,129 $73,674 $109,280
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

As the number of information technology professionals in Pittsburgh has shrunk, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. Pittsburgh information technology professionals made $109,280 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information technology professionals in Pittsburgh was $66,693 per year. The growth in the salary of information technology professionals in Pittsburgh is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Pittsburgh

10th percentile
$56,570
25th percentile
$76,700
50th percentile
$101,950
75th percentile
$137,110
90th percentile
$172,270

Information technology professionals in Pittsburgh make a median yearly salary of $101,950. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 205%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,570 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $172,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Computer Science
$81,043
Information Technology
$109,280
Information Systems
$109,280

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

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Pittsburgh

9

Many of Pittsburgh's information technology professionals are graduates of one of the 9 accredited information technology schools in the city.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Pittsburgh

associate
2
bachelor
9
master
5
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total19

There are a total of 19 degree and certificate programs in information technology offered by Pittsburgh's information technology schools.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Pittsburgh

associate
26
bachelor
101
master
333
doctor
12
Certificate
1
Total473

In 2010 approximately 473 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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