AAS in CIS Curriculum Job Salaries:

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Client/Server Programmer I (IT -- All)

Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging and installing to support an organization's client/server software applications. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager.

 

A typical Client/Server Programmer I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $50,037, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $44,681 and $58,831.

 

 

Computer Operations Manager (IT -- All)

Plans, directs, and manages the daily operations of a computer operations department. Establishes department policies and procedures. May require an associate's degree in a related area and at least 8 years of experience in the field. Generally manages a group of computer operators. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Typically reports to a senior manager.

 

A typical Computer Operations Manager working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $70,179, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $60,279 and $81,977.

 

 

Computer Operator I (IT -- All)

Operates and monitors computer equipment. Performs routine tasks to maintain computer equipment and their peripherals. Loads peripheral equipment such as tapes and printer paper for operating runs. Observes peripheral equipment and error messages displayed on monitor of terminal to detect faulty output or machine stoppage. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager.

 

A typical Computer Operator I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $28,102, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $24,664 and $33,238.

 

 

Data Architect I (IT -- All)

Designs and builds relational databases. Develops strategies for data acquisitions, archive recovery, and implementation of a database. Cleans and maintains the database by removing and deleting old data. May require an associate's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager

 

A typical Data Architect I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $41,586, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $36,900 and $45,599.


Content Engineer I - Web (IT -- All)

Develops and designs interface, front pages, and the tools to navigate on the web site. Performs unit testing at the page level. Sets code standards, and leads code reviews. Reviews specifications and provides time estimates on the development of projects and features. Prioritizes projects and deliverables. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in a related field. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a manager.

 

A typical Content Engineer I - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $60,508, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $55,865 and $74,559

 

 

Data Control Clerk I (IT -- All)

Collects, reviews, and inputs data into a computer processing system; audits output data. May be expected to code data and input data for computer processing. Identifies and resolves production related errors. Maintains and revises procedural lists, control records and coding schemes to process source data. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor.

 

A typical Data Control Clerk I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $26,481, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $23,184 and $29,519.

 

 

Data Control Clerk II (IT -- All)

Collects, reviews, and inputs data into a computer processing system; audits output data. May be expected to code data and input data for computer processing. Identifies and resolves production related errors. Maintains and revises procedural lists, control records and coding schemes to process source data. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 2-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

A typical Data Control Clerk II working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $28,582, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $25,377 and $33,626.

 

 

Data Control Clerk III (IT -- All)

Collects, reviews, and inputs data into a computer processing system; audits output data. May be expected to code data and input data for computer processing. Identifies and resolves production related errors. Maintains and revises procedural lists, control records and coding schemes to process source data. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. May report directly to a supervisor. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

 

A typical Data Control Clerk III working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $34,325, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $30,734 and $38,581


Data Entry Clerk I (IT -- All)

Operates a data entry device to record or verify a variety of standard and/or complex coded or uncoded business and statistical source data into a computer. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager

 

 

 

A typical Data Entry Clerk I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $20,534, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $18,107 and $22,833.

 

Data Entry Clerk II (IT -- All)

Operates a data entry device to record or verify a variety of standard and/or complex coded or uncoded business and statistical source data into a computer. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 2-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

A typical Data Entry Clerk II working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $24,034, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $21,089 and $28,577.

 

 

Data Entry Supervisor (IT -- All)

Supervises the daily activities of data entry operators. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with at least 5 years of experience in the field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Typically reports to a Manager.

 

A typical Data Entry Supervisor working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $38,323, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $32,940 and $46,062.

Data Security Analyst I (IT -- All)

Maintains systems to protect data from unauthorized users. Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

A typical Data Security Analyst I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $53,599, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $44,855 and $61,718.

Data Security Manager (IT -- All)

Manages professionals in the maintenance of systems to protect data from unauthorized users. Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department.

 

A typical Data Security Manager working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $80,356, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $71,474 and $90,308.

 

 

 

Data Security Supervisor (IT -- All)

Supervises professionals in the maintenance of systems to protect data from unauthorized users. Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

 

A typical Data Security Supervisor working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $65,649, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $56,073 and $72,070

 

 

Designer I - Web (Internet and New Media)

Produces graphic sketches, designs, and copy layouts for online content. Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, selects style and size of type, and arranges layout based upon available space, knowledge of layout principles, and aesthetic design concepts. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a manager.

 

A typical Designer I - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $42,194, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $35,230 and $47,785.

 

 

e-Commerce Customer Service Representative (Internet and New Media)

Responds to customer inquires regarding orders, billing inquiries and technical problem notifications. Documents customer trouble reports in trouble ticketing system and escalates according to established standard operating procedures. Also reviews requests, contacts customers to clarify request, ensuring all necessary information is included and may route requests to the appropriate department. May require a bachelor's degree with at least 1 year of experience in technical support. Must be familiar with client server platforms support and various system applications. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

 

A typical e-Commerce Customer Service Representative working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $23,557, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $19,618 and $28,917.

 

 

Electronic Data Interchange Specialist (Internet and New Media)

Analyzes, designs, and develops specifications for enhancements and extensions with EDI application interfaces and maps. Coordinates EDI testing and trading partner implementation initiatives. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a project leader or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

 

A typical Electronic Data Interchange Specialist working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $51,968, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $43,736 and $62,163.

 

 

Graphical User Interface (GUI) Programmer I (Internet and New Media)

Designs and develops web applications using a number of visual components such as Java AWT or Swing. May participate in testing Java GUI components and testing improvements of Java GUI components. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field (i.e., C, C++ language programming, XMotif programming interfaces and GUI API packages). Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager.

 

A typical Graphical User Interface (GUI) Programmer I working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $54,011, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $47,069 and $62,230.

 

 

Inside Technical Sales (Internet and New Media)

Develops, solicits and closes new accounts, generates sales quotations, and handles customer inquiries. Works with team members in the field including field sales. May require a bachelor's degree. Must have a background selling on the internet and communication skills. May be expected to have knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

 

A typical Inside Technical Sales working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $43,564, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $38,451 and $50,769.

 

Interface Designer - Web (Internet and New Media)

Designs html prototypes, visual interfaces and interaction of web-based applications. Designs and evaluates visual human interfaces utilizing user-centered design principles. Implements the user interface design. Works with the product development team to design online user experiences. May require an associate's degree with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a manager.

 

 

A typical Interface Designer - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $61,029, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $56,797 and $71,674.

 

 

Intranet Applications Specialist - Web (Internet and New Media)

Develops, implements, and maintains web-based application systems for an organization. Troubleshoots issues with existing or developed systems, and works with the appropriate resources to resolve them. May require a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in a related field (i.e., HTML, Java, etc.). Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

A typical Intranet Applications Specialist - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $56,609, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $50,894 and $66,313.

 

 


Line Producer I - Web (Internet and New Media)

Acts as a liaison and monitors project resources, staff and financial costs. May require a bachelor's degree with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.

A typical Line Producer I - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $40,509, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $38,302 and $45,307.

 

Photo Editor - Web (Internet and New Media)

Conceives and designs the most effective method to illustrate stories and/or features. Coordinates the photographic and end-of-production process. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

A typical Photo Editor - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $47,953, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $40,654 and $54,212

 

 

 

Production Artist - Web (Internet and New Media)

Produces basic graphic sketches, designs, and copy layouts for online content. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent. No experience necessary. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a manager.

 

 

A typical Production Artist - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $32,980, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $32,824 and $38,765

 

 

 

Production Assistant - Web (Internet and New Media)

Monitors and maintains the daily production of a web site. Implements HTML modifications on current pages; and assists with the flow of information for the website production group. May be expected to build new pages in HTML. May require a bachelor's degree and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a producer.

 

A typical Production Assistant - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $36,304, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $33,137 and $41,724.

 

 

 

Technical Producer I - Web (Internet and New Media)

Acts as a liaison for the creative content team and the IT technical team. Develops the technical specifications for the site. Plans and reviews the navigational user interface design. Plans and Reviews site architecture for new web site products and features. Troubleshoots, tests and oversees the launch of new products. Coordinates among cross functional to identify challenges, recommend and implement solutions. May require a bachelor's degree or its equivalent and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field (i.e., HTML, JAVA, Mac, UNIX and Window platforms). Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager.

 

 

A typical Technical Producer I - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $41,603, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $33,511 and $47,894

 

 

Web Designer (Internet and New Media)

Designs and constructs web pages/sites including incorporating graphic user interface (GUI) features and other techniques. Maintains and provides ongoing design of the website, promos and ad banners, seasonal content specials and custom chat launcher design for partners. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

 

A typical Web Designer working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $51,552, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $46,612 and $61,368.

 

 

Web Software Developer (Internet and New Media)

Designs, develops, and implements software packages for web sites. Troubleshoots, debugs and implements software code. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field (i.e., SQL, C++, HTML, CGI and JavaScript). Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a project leader or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude required.

 

A typical Web Software Developer working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $58,501, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $49,610 and $69,836.

 

 

Webmaster (Internet and New Media)

Develops and maintains the company's portal. Performs backups and ensure user accessibility to the site. Monitors site traffic and helps scale site capacity to meet traffic demands performance. Improves the company's efficiency and designs the look and feel for the site. May require a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience. Must have a working knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, and SQL. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

 

A typical Webmaster working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $55,723, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $46,503 and $68,792.

Writer I - Web (Internet and New Media)

Researches and writes online content for a company's web site. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area with 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a manager.

 

A typical Writer I - Web working in Alabama -- Birmingham earns a median base salary of $39,093, according to our analysis of data reported by corporate HR departments. Half of the people in this job earn between $35,925 and $42,789.