2012 IT Salary Report

January, 2012


The Computer Economics 2012 IT Salary Report provides total compensation (base pay plus incentive pay) for 65 specific IT job functions for 20 industry sectors and more than 400 U.S. metro areas. The introductory chapter provides our forecast for pay raises, turnover, and hiring in 2012 based on historical trends and economic conditions. It also provides the pay-relatives by industry sector, guidelines for calculating benefits and employer costs for private sector and government organizations, and incentive pay as percentages of total compensation for manager and staff positions. It concludes with job descriptions for each job function in this study. The salary tables are provided as a downloadable Microsoft Excel workbook, with total salaries reported at the 10th, 25th, 50th (median), 75th, and 90th percentiles. (30 pp., 7 figs., plus a 30,000+ row multi-tab Excel workbook) 
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