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Information Technology Schools
In Ridgecrest, California

There is only one information technology school in Ridgecrest for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the information technology academic community in Ridgecrest, and the future trends. Academia in information technology includes information technology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ridgecrest Vs. California Information Technology Employment

Ridgecrest 650
California 420,920

Of the 38,380 information technology professionals employed in California, 310 work in Ridgecrest. There has been a 82% decline in the number of information technology professionals in Ridgecrest between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of information technology professionals in Ridgecrest has decreased, overall employment in Ridgecrest has increased.

Ridgecrest Vs. California Information Technology employment growth

346,240 354,090 372,830 376,080 38,380
1,750 2,090 2,320 2,580 310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Ridgecrest

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Ridgecrest

$69,251 $78,010 $82,730 $83,936 $114,090
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Ridgecrest
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ridgecrest

In Ridgecrest, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. In 2010 Ridgecrest information technology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $114,090. Four years earlier in 2006, information technology professionals in Ridgecrest made an average salary of $69,251 per year. The growth in the salary of information technology professionals in Ridgecrest is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Ridgecrest

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Information technology professionals make a median salary of $106,420 per year in Ridgecrest. The difference in pay between the information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $78,640 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $155,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Ridgecrest

Computer Science
Information Systems
Information Technology

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

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Ridgecrest


There is only one accredited information technology school in the city. Many of Ridgecrest's information technology professionals are graduates of this school.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Ridgecrest


Ridgecrest's information technology school offers one information technology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Ridgecrest


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Ridgecrest, California

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