Information Technology Schools
In Torrance, California

The city of Torrance has 2 schools where information technology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information technology in the city of Torrance, which encompasses information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Torrance Vs. California Information Technology Employment

Torrance 21,870
California 420,920

Of the 38,380 information technology professionals employed in California, 8,590 work in Torrance. The number of information technology professionals in Torrance has shrunk by 89% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of information technology professionals in Torrance has decreased, overall employment in Torrance has increased.

Torrance Vs. California Information Technology employment growth

346,240 354,090 372,830 376,080 38,380
75,290 76,860 82,790 79,870 8,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Torrance

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Torrance

$78,000 $80,466 $84,559 $87,095 $134,290
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Torrance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Torrance

As the number of information technology professionals in Torrance has shrunk, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. Torrance information technology professionals made $134,290 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information technology professionals in Torrance was $78,000 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Torrance.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Torrance

10th percentile
$77,550
25th percentile
$103,120
50th percentile
$129,530
75th percentile
$157,690
90th percentile
$185,850

Information technology professionals make a median salary of $129,530 per year in Torrance. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 140%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $77,550 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $185,850 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Torrance

Computer Science
$95,230
Information Technology
$134,290
Information Systems
$134,290

On average information technology professionals in Torrance earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Torrance.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Torrance

2

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

Information Technology Programs Offered In Torrance

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

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

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Torrance

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total9

In 2010 approximately 9 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Torrance, California

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