Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming. Excludes "Computer Occupations" (15-1111 through 15-1199).


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
319,080 0.9 % $63.74 $132,570 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $36.74 $46.56 $59.59 $75.27 (5)
Annual Wage (2) $76,420 $96,850 $123,950 $156,560 (5)


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 65,310 3.86 $67.32 $140,020
Management of Companies and Enterprises 31,810 1.49 $65.75 $136,760
Insurance Carriers 13,210 1.12 $61.94 $128,840
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 11,430 0.99 $65.62 $136,490
Software Publishers 10,550 3.65 $72.35 $150,480

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 65,310 3.86 $67.32 $140,020
Software Publishers 10,550 3.65 $72.35 $150,480
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 5,370 3.48 $74.04 $154,010
Other Information Services 5,940 3.16 $78.13 $162,520
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 500 2.96 $76.16 $158,420

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing (8) (8) $85.50 $177,840
Securities and Commodity Exchanges 130 1.96 $84.44 $175,640
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 3,360 0.76 $80.30 $167,030
Other Information Services 5,940 3.16 $78.13 $162,520
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events 140 0.13 $76.70 $159,540


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 46,150 3.14 1.30 $74.53 $155,020
New York 24,960 2.89 1.20 $73.51 $152,890
Texas 18,170 1.66 0.69 $64.97 $135,140
Virginia 15,650 4.31 1.79 $70.94 $147,540
Massachusetts 15,450 4.74 1.97 $67.41 $140,210




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 3,320 4.99 2.07 $68.31 $142,080
Massachusetts 15,450 4.74 1.97 $67.41 $140,210
Virginia 15,650 4.31 1.79 $70.94 $147,540
Connecticut 6,830 4.18 1.74 $65.08 $135,370
Maryland 9,430 3.72 1.55 $65.46 $136,160




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 46,150 3.14 1.30 $74.53 $155,020
New York 24,960 2.89 1.20 $73.51 $152,890
Delaware 1,180 2.86 1.19 $72.23 $150,240
New Jersey 13,410 3.51 1.46 $70.94 $147,560
Virginia 15,650 4.31 1.79 $70.94 $147,540





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 20,500 3.91 1.62 $79.07 $164,470
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 15,430 6.52 2.71 $72.48 $150,770
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 11,100 6.35 2.64 $68.89 $143,280
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 10,660 11.46 4.76 $88.40 $183,870
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 9,450 2.55 1.06 $57.99 $120,630
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 9,370 2.36 0.98 $70.85 $147,360
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 8,820 3.82 1.59 $62.56 $130,130
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 7,640 4.26 1.77 $59.33 $123,420
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 7,160 4.94 2.05 $72.29 $150,360
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 6,680 6.39 2.66 $79.04 $164,410