Below is a sampling of top occupations and wages in the Information Technology industry.

Soc Code Title Richmond Metro Avg. Wage National Avg. Wage
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts $97,800 $93,600
15-1131 Computer Programmers $96,100 $89,600
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications $102,800 $108,100
15-1133 Software Developers, Systems Software $97,400 $114,000
15-1141 Database Administrators $85,800 $92,000
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators $86,900 $87,100
15-1143 Computer Network Architects $106,900 $111,100
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists $50,600 $55,100
15-1199 Computer Occupations, All Other $90,900 $93,400
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts $92,700 $88,400
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers $114,700 $117,800
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $86,800 $107,900
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians $70,900 $65,100

Source: JobsEQ, Q1 2019.