Natural Science & Mathematics

Future of IT (Information Technology)

Good Outlook
According to the US Dept of Labor “Among all occupations in the economy, computers and healthcare occupations are expected to grow the fastest” from 2004-2014, see Chart 7.

Good Salary
According to Workforce Planning Guide & Wage Survey, Local Area IV 2003 Edition, KDHR, the median wage for the following occupations (in South Central Kansas):

  • Computer Programmer: $57,845
  • Network and Computer Administrators: $45,718
  • Database Administrators: $34,694
  • Computer Network Engineers: $68,328
  • Multi-Media Artists and Animators (Web Design): $40,040


For more information contact:

David Hays