Information Systems in Washington State

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Schools Offering Information Systems Programs in Washington State


Approximately 0.6% of graduates in of Washington State receive information systems degrees every year. Thus, Washington State's 32 information systems schools put out approximately 942 information systems professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Washington State with a information systems program is University of Washington-Seattle Campus, which is located in Seattle. In 2010, it was ranked 13th nationwide. In 2010, University of Washington-Seattle Campus graduated 148 students from its information systems program. University of Washington-Seattle Campus charged in-state students $8,701 in tuition fees per year.

Washington State University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Washington State that has a information systems program. It is located in Pullman. In 2010, Washington State University graduated 95 students from its information systems program. Students at Washington State University paid $9,489 per year in tuition fees.

Western Washington University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Washington State that has a information systems program. It is located in Bellingham. In 2010, Western Washington University graduated 82 students from its information systems programs. Students at Western Washington University paid $6,858 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Washington State information systems school, average tuition will be $11,365 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,610 per year to $37,225 per year. In 2010, the information systems schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Washington State were:

  1. University of Puget Sound - located in Tacoma, students are charged $37,225 per year
  2. Gonzaga University - located in Spokane, students are charged $30,925 per year
  3. Pacific Lutheran University - located in Tacoma, students are charged $29,200 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Washington State information systems schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Spokane Falls Community College - located in Spokane, students are charged $2,610 per year
  2. Olympic College - located in Bremerton, students are charged $3,006 per year
  3. Bellevue College - located in Bellevue, students are charged $3,060 per year

An information systems degree from a Washington State school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Washington State information systems professionals:

  1. King County - 6,760 information systems professionals
  2. Thurston County - 460 information systems professionals
  3. Pierce County - 340 information systems professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of information systems professionals in Washington State will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 10,420 information systems professionals working in Washington State.

Salary

information systems professionals in Washington State earn $127,130 per year on average. But, salaries for information systems professional can vary. In 2010, information systems professional made as little as less than $62,180 per year or as much as more than $146,850 per year in Washington State. On average information systems professional earn the most in the following Washington State counties:

  1. Benton County - $140,510 per year
  2. King County - $134,060 per year
  3. Pierce County - $101,330 per year

The Washington State counties with the lowest average salary for information systems professionals are:

  1. Columbia County - $87,350 per year
  2. Whatcom County - $89,610 per year
  3. Thurston County - $92,990 per year

On average, the highest paid information systems professionals in Washington State were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $127,130 per year

The information systems professionals with lowest average salaries in Washington State were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $127,130 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Washington State statistics regarding a career in information systems. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as computer networking or information technology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Information Systems in Washington State
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems in Washington State
  • Master's Degree in Information Systems in Washington State
  • Doctoral Degree in Information Systems in Washington State
  • Certificate in Information Systems in Washington State

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Computer and Information Systems Managers 8,600 $127,130 95.0%
 

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