Careers and Education

technology careers and educational resources
Welcome to the TechMaine Technology Careers and Education Portal. There is a wealth of information in this section about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) careers in Maine and the educational opportunities and resources available for technology professionals.

Careers: Occupations & Opportunities

Fastest-Growing IT Occupations

Learn more about the fastest growing and most in-demand jobs in Maine. Employment projections, salary levels, and links for more information are included.

Technology Career Options

Technology impacts every segment of the economy and with an understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) you have a variety of career options.

Technology Clusters

This overview of Maine's technology ecosystem outlines the current and emerging technologies and highlights the dynamic companies that are driving economic activity and creating high paying jobs.

Technology Career Sectors

Find a brief description of technology careers, employment outlook, wage information, a listing of colleges, training schools and instructional programs for the occupations, and current job postings.

Technology Jobs

TechMaine's technology jobs board is a premier resource with detailed job listings and career information about technology jobs and employers in Maine.

Education: Continuous Learning

User Groups & Meetups

Dozens of Maine User Groups and Meetups are highlighted. Join a growing dynamic community of peers, share ideas, learn about new services and best practices.

e-Learning Online Courses

TechMaine created the e-learning portal because we understand that continuous learning is key to keeping your technology skills current. You'll find an assortment of both free and fee-based courses.

Educational Programs

Information about educational facilities, degree, and certificate programs in Maine that will benefit Maine technology professionals and entrepreneurs.

Free Resources

Browse through TechMaine's extensive list of free technology magazines, white papers, downloads, and podcasts to find the titles that best match your skills and interests; topics range in the hundreds.

Fastest-Growing IT Occupations
  Employment  
Occupation 2010 2020 Change Annual Wage
Database Administrators 359 440 23% $65,970
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 798 925 16% $59,840
Software Developers, Applications 1,389 1,575 13% $77,370
Software Developers, Systems Software 391 442 13% $86,610
Computer Systems Analysts 1,627 1,826 12% $69,380