Top Tech Skills That Pay The Highest Salaries
Businesses across the nation are realizing the growing importance of collecting and analyzing vast amounts of data to create effective long-term strategies as well as new sales opportunities.
Last year, the need for quick and accurate data analysts became critical to many organizations, leading to big data technologists earning a premium salary, according to the 2021 Dice Tech Salary Report. Some of the largest companies in the world—from Amazon and Twitter to JPMorgan Chase and Capital One—are actively seeking IT professionals with specific skill sets.
“Companies are pouring greater resources into artificial intelligence and machine learning initiatives that leverage massive amounts of data to produce ‘smart’ apps and services,” said Dice in its 2021 salary report based on a survey of over 9,000 employed technologists across the country.
CRN breaks down the top 10 highest-paying IT skills by salary in the U.S, according to Dice’s new salary report.