Phoenix 2021 Tech Salary Guide

Our 2021 Tech Salary Guide gives both technologists and hiring managers the crucial industry insights they need to stay ahead.

In this guide you will find:

  • 2021 Phoenix salaries for 120+ tech roles
  • Major market-shaping trends after Covid
  • Remote geographical salary adjustments

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What is the average tech salary in Phoenix for software developers?

The average tech salary in Phoenix is $105,000 but can vary significantly based on location, industry and company size. Download our guide to find the salary range for your role.

Why are tech salaries in Phoenix increasing?

Over the last 70 years, Greater Phoenix has developed into a diversified tech ecosystem home to R&D, high-tech manufacturing, software and next-generation technologies. Today, there are roughly 500 software companies that call Greater Phoenix home. Companies including GoDaddy, Carvana and LifeLock went from startups to household names. New and innovative companies from coast to coast and around the globe target Greater Phoenix as a city to secure top talent and provide a high quality of life for their employees.

In recent years, the tech ecosystem has progressed into a highly desirable market for next-generation technologies focused on cybersecurity, autonomous vehicles, FinTech, MedTech, PropTech and other industries related to the Internet of Things (IoT). Home to almost 30,000 tech professionals Phoenix seems to grow in tech salaries and demand for technologists. Business leaders anticipate both new-to-market companies and existing companies in the area will continue to remain strong for the coming years. 

Tech salaries in Phoenix are among the fastest growing in the nation

According to Bizjournal, with a 7.6% average salary growth in 2020, Phoenix outpaced the national trend. Salaries for tech workers in Phoenix grew in 2020, despite the hardships presented by the Covid-19 pandemic according to our tech salaries report.

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