Sendmail continues to be the industry standard for e-mail, powering the majority of Internet mail servers and 80% of the Fortune 100 interfaces to the public Internet. That's good news for pros with experience in Sendmail. But how about salaries and opportunity areas?Overall average salaries for Sendmail professionals are $97,000 and for contractors, the going rate is $92 per hour, according to dice.com, an online job board for IT professionals. Regionally, salaries are highest in San Francisco, at $107,000 per year, and contract rates are highest in New York, at $95 per hour. Silicon Valley had more jobs of this type than other metro areas, with 52% of the total.
Data came from 106 available jobs listed during December 2000 on dice.com. Results are based on averages or totals from the following information: salary, job type, job skills, and location. Let us know if you want to see a salary tracker for your own job type. Highest salary by city (average): San Francisco, $107,000 per year
Highest contract rate by city (average): New York, $95 per hour
Most jobs by city (average): Silicon Valley, 52%