Data Center Director Salary in the United States

How much does a Data Center Director make in the United States? The average Data Center Director salary in the United States is $154,449 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $139,923 and $177,378. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Data Center Director directs and optimizes all the operation of servers, networks, and systems. Provides timely, accurate, and consistent technical infrastructure service and presentation to internal and external clients. Being a Data Center Director coordinates with other teams to identify and implement new systems to support business function at effective cost. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Data Center Director typically reports to top management. The Data Center Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Data Center Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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