Top 10 States for Tech Salaries


Thanks to any number of surveys over the past few years, it’s clear that certain tech hubs boast a higher median salary for tech pros. Think Silicon Valley, for example, or the ‘Silicon Alley’ that’s sprung up over the past few years in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

With all the focus on tech hubs as centers of innovation, it’s sometimes easy to forget that states boast their own tech economies, over and above what individual hubs and cities are doing. And according to the most recent Dice Salary Survey, some states are paying quite a bit these days for tech talent, as an influx of startups and established firms makes the competition for specialized skill-sets increasingly fierce.

But which states pay their tech pros the most? Click below to find out.

First Up: California (click here or below)