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Information Technology Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

There are 3 information technology schools in Columbia for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of information technology and information technology education in Columbia, which includes information technology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Information Technology Employment

Columbia 160
Missouri 70,740

Exactly 110 of the 4,980 information technology professionals employed in Missouri, work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbia, there has been a 90% decline in the number of information technology professionals. Overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Information Technology employment growth

52,430 54,870 58,840 57,930 4,980
1,130 1,020 1,280 1,170 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$54,407 $55,190 $57,951 $61,524 $83,970
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. Columbia information technology professionals made $83,970 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for information technology professionals in Columbia was $54,407 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Columbia

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

Information technology professionals make a median salary of $74,210 per year in Columbia. The 10% of information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 145% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Columbia

Computer Science
Information Systems
Information Technology

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

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Columbia


There are 3 accredited information technology schools in the city. Many of Columbia's information technology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Columbia


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in information technology offered by Columbia's information technology schools.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Columbia


In 2010 approximately 124 students graduated from information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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