Grand Rapids, Mich., also known as “Furniture City” because it was the first place in the U.S. to mass produce furniture, is the lowest paying city for IT professionals, according to Kforce numbers. Tech workers in this region average $79,300 annually and the following roles are the highest paid roles in this city.
Role and Average Salary:
ERP Application Architect: $102,700
Business Application Director: $101,300
Technical Service Director: $100,200
IT Director: $98,000
IT Director makes its first appearance on our list in the city of Grand Rapids.
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