New York, San Francisco, San Jose Pay Highest IT, Developers' Salaries

 
 
By Nathan Eddy  |  Posted 2012-03-19
 
 
 

San Jose

The average IT salary in San Jose was $119,412, which topped CyberCoders' list of the top cities for tech job salaries in the United States.Photo credit: Fastily

San Jose

San Francisco

The study found San Francisco ranked second with a $112,739 average IT salary.

San Francisco

New York

The Big Apple, home to "Silicon Alley" startups, ranked near the top of the list, with an average salary of $105,192 for IT pros. Photo credit: Bernd Untiedt

New York

Washington, D.C.

The nation's capital placed fourth on the list, with an average IT salary of $99,618, according to CyberCoders' report.

Washington, D.C.

Boston

Beantown, home to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a robust health care industry, has an average IT salary of $99,099.

Boston

Los Angeles

The City of Angels, better known for its star-studded entertainment industry, offers an average IT salary of $96,705. Photo credit: Nserrano

Los Angeles

Brooklyn

Across the river from Manhattan, IT workers in Brooklyn can expect to make significantly less than Silicon Alley workers. IT pay in Brooklyn averaged $96,696. Photo credit: Theeditor93

Brooklyn

Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love placed eighth on the list, with an average IT salary of $95,929.

Philadelphia

Chicago

IT workers in the Windy City can expect to make an average of $94,899 a year. Photo credit: Charles Voogd

Chicago

Dallas

Rounding out the top 10 was Dallas, with an average IT salary of $94,799.Photo credit: fcn80

Dallas

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