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Information Systems Schools
In Grand Rapids, Michigan

The city of Grand Rapids has 5 schools where information systems faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information systems in the city of Grand Rapids, which encompasses information systems training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Grand Rapids Vs. Michigan Information Systems Employment

Grand Rapids 620
Michigan 18,340

Of the 6,650 information systems professionals employed in Michigan, 620 work in Grand Rapids. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of information systems professionals in Grand Rapids has shrunk by 36%. Overall employment in Grand Rapids has increased.

Grand Rapids Vs. Michigan Information Systems employment growth

24,390 23,030 22,460 19,660 6,650
970 1,180 1,560 1,510 620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Rapids

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Grand Rapids

$74,955 $77,675 $75,295 $78,480 $94,480
$38,060 $39,250 $40,460 $40,710 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Grand Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Rapids

In Grand Rapids, salaries for information systems professionals have increased. In 2010 Grand Rapids information systems professionals earned an average yearly salary of $94,480. Four years earlier in 2006, information systems professionals in Grand Rapids made an average salary of $74,955 per year. The growth in the salary of information systems professionals in Grand Rapids is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Grand Rapids

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

Grand Rapids information systems professionals earn a median yearly salary of $91,190. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $58,480 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $133,790 per year.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Grand Rapids

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

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

Educational Trends

Information Systems schools in Grand Rapids


Many of Grand Rapids' information systems professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited information systems schools in the city.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Grand Rapids


Grand Rapids' information systems schools offer 10 information systems degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Grand Rapids


Approximately 196 students graduated from information systems courses in 2010.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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