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Information Systems Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

Information Systems faculty can choose to work at one of 9 information systems schools in Boston. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information systems academic community in Boston, and the future trends. Academia in information systems includes information systems training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Information Systems Employment

Boston 8,950
Massachusetts 28,030

Exactly 8,950 of Massachusetts' 12,940 information systems professionals work in Boston. The number of information systems professionals in Boston has shrunk by 49% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Information Systems employment growth

23,780 26,240 28,240 30,360 12,940
17,590 19,880 20,990 22,330 8,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$99,890 $105,695 $110,190 $112,730 $137,240
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

In Boston, salaries for information systems professionals have increased. In 2010 Boston information systems professionals earned an average yearly salary of $137,240. Information systems professionals in Boston made a yearly average salary of $99,890, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of information systems professionals in Boston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Boston

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

Information systems professionals in Boston make a median yearly salary of $129,040. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $88,490 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Boston

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

Information systems professional salaries in Boston are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Information Systems schools in Boston


There are 9 accredited information systems schools in the city. Many of Boston's information systems professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Boston


There are a total of 17 degree and certificate programs in information systems offered by Boston's information systems schools.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Boston


Approximately 320 students graduated from information systems courses in 2010.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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