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Information Systems Schools
In Ames, Iowa

In Ames, there is only one information systems school where information systems faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of information systems and information systems education in Ames, which includes information systems training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ames Vs. Iowa Information Systems Employment

Ames 60
Iowa 5,550

Of the 2,120 information systems professionals employed in Iowa, 60 work in Ames. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information systems professionals in Ames has shrunk by 14%. Overall employment in Ames has increased.

Ames Vs. Iowa Information Systems employment growth

6,420 7,090 7,100 6,210 2,120
70 310 300 100 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Ames

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Ames

$82,100 $75,270 $75,825 $82,270 $99,150
$38,100 $39,060 $40,440 $40,690 $41,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Ames
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ames

As the number of information systems professionals in Ames has shrunk, salaries for information systems professionals have increased. In 2010 information systems professionals in Ames reportedly earned an average salary of $99,150 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information systems professionals in Ames was $82,100 per year. The growth in the salary of information systems professionals in Ames is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Ames

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Information systems professionals make a median salary of $95,670 per year in Ames. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $71,930 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 86% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Ames

Information Technology
Computer Science
Information Systems

On average information systems professionals in Ames earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Ames.

Educational Trends

Information Systems schools in Ames


There is only one accredited information systems school in the city. Many of Ames' information systems professionals are graduates of this school.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Ames


Ames' information systems schools offer 3 information systems degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Ames


Approximately 245 students graduated from information systems courses in 2010.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Ames, Iowa

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