Tech Schools in New Mexico - NM

"New Mexico’s high-tech industry is on a roll. Technology job growth rates were the fastest in the nation, with several vital sectors seeing increases… And New Mexico’s economy has both the 6th highest concentration of tech workers in the country and the 8th largest differential between tech wages and private sector wages. Although the total number of high-tech employers and workers is lower than many other states, New Mexico is clearly one of the stars of this year’s Cyberstates report.”

-- Keith Prettyjohns, CEO of Albuquerque-based Innovasic Semiconductor American Electronics Association, the nation’s largest technology trade association April 2, 2008

Due to New Mexico’s high concentration of technology workers, this is a great state to become embark on an exciting career in this field. To become competitive in getting hired for an IT job, the most important initial step is earning a technology degree.

Featured Campus-based New Mexico - NM - IT Degree Programs

Featured Online Technology Programs in New Mexico

IT Resources in New Mexico

  • New Mexico Information Technology and Software Association— This group is positioned to become a nationally-recognized IT and software industry advocacy organization.
  • New Mexico Technology in Education— Devoted to enhance education by the use of technology.
  • New Mexico Science and Technology Organizations

New Mexico Information Technology Salaries

In New Mexico, the average salary for information technology professionals is at $68,000. The mean salary in the state of New Mexico across all professions is $33,980 for 2007, according to the United States Department of Labor.

Specific breakdown of Information Technology (IT) Salaries in New Mexico

  • Information Technology Professional in New Mexico: $68,000
  • Information Technology Manager in New Mexico: $75,000
  • Database Administrator in New Mexico: $72,000
  • Network Administrator in New Mexico: $68,000
  • Software Developer in New Mexico: $81,000
  • Web Designer in New Mexico: $61,000
  • Web Developer in New Mexico: $77,000

Information Technology (IT) Salaries Specific to Albuquerque

  • Information Technology Professional in Albuquerque :  $59,000
  • Information Technology Manager in Albuquerque : $66,000
  • Database Administrator in Albuquerque : $62,000
  • Network Administrator in Albuquerque : $59,000
  • Software Developer in Albuquerque : $70,000
  • Web Designer in Albuquerque : $53,000
  • Web Developer in Albuquerque : $67,000

Information Technology (IT) Salaries Specific to Las Cruces

  • Information Technology Professional in Las Cruces :  $62,000
  • Information Technology Manager in Las Cruces : $69,000
  • Database Administrator in Las Cruces : $66,000
  • Network Administrator in Las Cruces : $62,000
  • Software Developer in Las Cruces : $74,000
  • Web Designer in Las Cruces : $55,000
  • Web Developer in Las Cruces : $71,000

Information Technology (IT) Salaries Specific to Los Alamos

  • Information Technology Professional in Los Alamos :  $72,000
  • Information Technology Manager in Los Alamos : $80,000
  • Database Administrator in Los Alamos : $76,000
  • Network Administrator in Los Alamos : $72,000
  • Software Developer in Los Alamos : $86,000
  • Web Designer in Los Alamos : $64,000
  • Web Developer in Los Alamos : $82,000

Information Technology (IT) Salaries Specific to Santa Fe

  • Information Technology Professional in Santa Fe :  $71,000
  • Information Technology Manager in Santa Fe : $79,000
  • Database Administrator in Santa Fe : $75,000
  • Network Administrator in Santa Fe : $71,000
  • Software Developer in Santa Fe : $85,000
  • Web Designer in Santa Fe : $64,000
  • Web Developer in Santa Fe : $81,000

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