Slideshow Payday 2017: What The 19 Top IT Jobs Will Earn

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  • December 30 2016, 6:30am EST
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Payday 2017: What The 19 Top IT Jobs Will Earn

IT budgets are expected to be flat for 2017, but organizations will find money to increase IT salaries. According to the new IT salary study by Robert Half Technology, the "2017 Salary Guide for Technology Professionals," these are expected to be the top paying IT jobs in 2017.

Chief Information Officer

2017 salary range = $175,000 to $279,0002016 salary range = $172,000 to $268,000Difference = 3.1 percent

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Chief technology officer

2017 salary range = $149,000 to $240,0002016 salary range = $147,500 to $229,000Difference = 3.3 percent

Chief security officer

2017 salary range = $145,250 to $236,7502016 salary range = $140,250 to $222,500Difference = 5.3 percent

Vice president of information technology

2017 salary range = $143,250 to $234,2502016 salary range = $141,000 to $225,000Difference = 3.1 percent

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Information systems security manager

2017 salary range = $136,000 to $191,7502016 salary range = $129,750 to $182,000Difference = 5.1 percent

Big data engineer

2017 salary range = $135,000 to $196,0002016 salary range = $129,500 to $183,500Difference = 5.8

Data architect

2017 salary range = $131,250 to $184,0002016 salary range = $127,250 to $175,500Difference = 4.1 percent

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Data warehouse manager

2017 salary range = $129,000 to $179,0002016 salary range = $123,750 to $172,000Difference = 4.1 percent

Practice manager, consulting and systems integration

2017 salary range = $127,750 to $180,0002016 salary range = $125,000 to $173,500Difference = 3.1 percent

Director, consulting and systems integration

2017 salary range = $126,750 to $198,0002016 salary range = $123,750 to $190,250Difference = 3.4 percent

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Network architect

2017 salary range = $125,000 to $183,0002016 salary range = $120,000 to $175,000Difference = 4.4 percent

Director of information technology

2017 salary range = $124,500 to $193,5002016 salary range = $122,750 to $185,000Difference = 3.3 percent

Applications architect

2017 salary range = $124,500 to $128,7502016 salary range = $121,250 to $171,750Difference = 3.5 percent

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Database manager

2017 salary range = $122,250 to $177,0002016 salary range = $118,000 to $170,500Difference = 3.7 percent

Senior information technology auditor

2017 salary range = $121,000 to $173,5002016 salary range = $116,000 to $164,250Difference = 5.1 percent

Mobile applications developer

2017 salary range = $118,750 to $182,2502016 salary range = $115,250to $175,750Difference = 3.4 percent

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Data security analyst

2017 salary range = $118,250 to $169,0002016 salary range = $113,500 to $160,000Difference = 5.0 percent

Business intelligence analyst

2017 salary range = $118,000 to $171,7502016 salary range = $113,750 to $164,000Difference = 4.3 percent

Senior web developer

2017 salary range = $116,250 to $161,5002016 salary range = $111,250 to $154,000Difference = 4.7 percent