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MCTS Salaries

Average annual earnings for Microsoft Certified Technology Specialists and related Microsoft certification holders:

  • MCSA: Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: $59,000
  • MCTS: Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: $84,000
  • MCTS: Windows (various releases): $85,000
  • MCTS: SQL Server (various releases): $86,000
  • MCTS: Microsoft Exchange Server (various releases): $87,000
  • MCTS: .NET Framework Web Applications: $88,000
  • MCITP: Microsoft Certified IT Professional: $90,000
  • MCSE: Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: $97,000
  • MCSD: Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer: $100,000
  • MCA: Microsoft Certified Architect: $113,000


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