|Quick Facts: Computer and Information Systems Managers|
$159,010 per year
$76.45 per hour
|5 years or more|
|16% (Much faster than average)|
What Computer and Information Systems Managers Do
Computer and information systems managers plan, coordinate, and direct computer-related activities in an organization.
Most computer and information systems managers work full time. Some work more than 40 hours per week.
How to Become a Computer and Information Systems Manager
Typically, candidates need a bachelor’s degree in computer or information science and related work experience. Many computer and information systems managers also have a graduate degree.
The median annual wage for computer and information systems managers was $159,010 in May 2021.
Employment of computer and information systems managers is projected to grow 16 percent from 2021 to 2031, much faster than the average for all occupations.
About 48,500 openings for computer and information systems managers are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
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