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Information Systems Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

Information Systems faculty can choose to work at only one information systems school in Fairfax. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information systems in the city of Fairfax, which encompasses information systems training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Information Systems Employment

Fairfax 14,420
Virginia 45,900

Exactly 14,420 of the 13,160 information systems professionals employed in Virginia, work in Fairfax. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information systems professionals in Fairfax has shrunk by 60%. As the employment for information systems professionals in Fairfax has decreased, overall employment in Fairfax has increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Information Systems employment growth

37,960 41,650 44,660 47,350 13,160
36,400 38,030 39,710 43,370 14,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$101,390 $107,545 $113,770 $115,315 $140,200
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

In Fairfax, salaries for information systems professionals have increased. In 2010 Fairfax information systems professionals earned an average yearly salary of $140,200. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information systems professionals in Fairfax was $101,390 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfax.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Fairfax

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Information systems professionals in Fairfax make a median yearly salary of $137,730. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $90,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 95% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

Fairfax information systems professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Information Systems schools in Fairfax


Many of Fairfax's information systems professionals are graduates of the only accredited information systems school in the city.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Fairfax


Fairfax's information systems schools offer 8 information systems degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Fairfax


In 2010 approximately 233 students completed information systems courses.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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