How much do It-managers earn in the United States?

Yearly Salary


The average salary for an it-manager is $58,807


National Average


8,201 salaries reported. Updated 10 November 2021

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How much does an It-manager make?

In the United States, the average pay for an it-manager as of January 2022 is approximately $67,500 per year. Breaking it down, that works out to be approximately $34.62 per hour and $5,625 per month, assuming you work a 40 hour work week.

Comparing It-manager salaries

DirectlyApply has seen it-manager salaries ranging from a high of $80,665 per year to a low of $50,000 per year, although we would estimate that the majority of it-managers currently sit between $60,938 per year and $80,000 per year.

To be considered a top earning it-manager you would be expected to be making in excess of $80,665 per year, which would put you in the top 10%. If you are earning $60,938 per year or lower, you would be sitting in the bottom 25 percentile.

However interestingly, the average pay range for an it-manager can vary significantly (by as much as $19,728 per year) so therefore this role may allow for either increased hours or overtime, as well as opportunities for promotion and pay rises. It is therefore highly possible that you can increase your salary as you gain more experience in the role.

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