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Information Technology Schools
In Seattle, Washington

Information Technology faculty can choose to work at only one information technology school in Seattle. The trends in Seattle's information technology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes information technology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Information Technology Employment

Seattle 30,390
Washington 106,110

Exactly 6,760 of the 8,600 information technology professionals employed in Washington State, work in Seattle. The number of information technology professionals in Seattle has shrunk by 87% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of information technology professionals in Seattle has decreased, overall employment in Seattle has increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Information Technology employment growth

67,500 88,700 92,130 98,540 8,600
52,220 71,170 73,280 78,530 6,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$80,107 $86,143 $88,560 $90,011 $134,060
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

Salaries for information technology professionals in Seattle have increased. Seattle information technology professionals made $134,060 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information technology professionals in Seattle was $80,107 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Seattle.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Seattle

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

Seattle information technology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $126,870. The 10% of information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $86,360 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $182,610 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Seattle

Computer Science
Information Systems
Information Technology

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

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Seattle


Many of Seattle's information technology professionals are graduates of the only accredited information technology school in the city.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Seattle


Seattle's information technology schools offer 9 information technology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Seattle


In 2010 approximately 261 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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