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Information Systems Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

The city of Atlanta has 11 schools where information systems faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information systems academic community in Atlanta, and the future trends. Academia in information systems includes information systems training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Information Systems Employment

Atlanta 7,900
Georgia 31,960

Exactly 7,900 of Georgia's 10,100 information systems professionals work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information systems professionals in Atlanta has shrunk by 64%. As the number of information systems professionals in Atlanta has decreased, overall employment in Atlanta has increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Information Systems employment growth

26,000 27,110 31,450 33,860 10,100
21,660 22,750 26,350 28,310 7,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$89,840 $94,075 $99,090 $100,810 $119,460
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

Salaries for information systems professionals in Atlanta have increased. Atlanta information systems professionals made $119,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Information systems professionals in Atlanta made a yearly average salary of $89,840, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Information systems professionals make a median salary of $112,280 per year in Atlanta. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $71,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

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

Educational Trends

Information Systems schools in Atlanta


Many of Atlanta's information systems professionals are graduates of one of the 11 accredited information systems schools in the city.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Atlanta


There are a total of 15 degree and certificate programs in information systems offered by Atlanta's information systems schools.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Atlanta


Approximately 542 students completed information systems courses in 2010.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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