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Information Systems Schools
In Tacoma, Washington

Information Systems faculty can choose to work at one of 4 information systems schools in Tacoma. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information systems academic community in Tacoma, and the future trends. Academia in information systems includes information systems training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tacoma Vs. Washington Information Systems Employment

Tacoma 340
Washington 20,700

Exactly 340 of Washington State's 8,600 information systems professionals work in Tacoma. There has been a 56% decline in the number of information systems professionals in Tacoma between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Tacoma has increased.

Tacoma Vs. Washington Information Systems employment growth

15,780 18,810 18,860 21,540 8,600
770 680 860 790 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Tacoma

Information Systems VS. All professions salaries in Tacoma

$77,535 $88,030 $87,490 $88,010 $101,330
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Systems in Tacoma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tacoma

In Tacoma, salaries for information systems professionals have increased. Tacoma information systems professionals made $101,330 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, information systems professionals in Tacoma made an average salary of $77,535 per year. The growth in the salary of information systems professionals in Tacoma is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information systems professionals in Tacoma

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90th percentile

Information systems professionals in Tacoma make a median yearly salary of $96,520. The 10% of information systems professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $70,490 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 104% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information systems professionals and related professions in Tacoma

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

Tacoma 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 Tacoma


There are 4 accredited information systems schools in the city. Many of Tacoma's information systems professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Information Systems Programs Offered In Tacoma


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in information systems offered by Tacoma's information systems schools.

Student Completed Information Systems Degrees In Tacoma


Approximately 148 students completed information systems courses in 2010.

Information Systems Faculty Salaries in Tacoma, Washington

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