Here’s a list of the top five technical certifications by average salary:
- $99,928 – CISSP (Cert. Info. Sys. Security Professional)
- $93,953 – CCDA (Cisco Certified Design Associate)
- $91,271 – VMware Certified Professional
- $89,864 – CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional)
- $86,454 – MCSE (MS Certified Systems Engineer)
For a complete breakdown of the top 20 IT certifications by salary and a host of other IT skills and salary information, continue reading: Top five technical certifications by salary at ZDNet.
If that isn’t some incentive to get some training as an investment in yourself I don’t know what is.