Technology

The concentration of technology workers in the Boise Metro is higher than the national average!

Technology in the Valley dates as far back as the 1970's. Today, technology is among Idaho's largest and fastest-growing industries, and the Valley is home to hundreds of high-tech businesses, such as; Micron Technology - the only U.S. based memory chip maker, and Hewlett-Packard's Imaging and Printing Group. Technology companies span a diverse range of sectors, from software and semiconductors to online services and nano-materials.

Boise State University and University of Idaho graduate a large percentage of degrees in the STEM fields such as computer science, electrical engineering, material science, and more, directly supporting the robust technology industry thriving right here.

Take a sneak peak of the Technology companies in Eagle.

Datablaze

Datablaze offers a complete end-to-end solution for all of your asset tracking, fleet management, and SIM management needs.  Datablaze also offers the ability to customize your application with custom software development.  

eTripTrader Aviation

eTT Aviation is a U.S. veteran-owned company, headquartered in Eagle, Idaho, specializing in airline crew and flight schedule management solutions. Its two products, SkedFlex and Crew Companion, allow airlines to achieve schedule flexibility and control while providing trip and shift trading - a combination that improves efficiency, reliability, and quality of life without compromise.

Freeman Digital Ventures

Freeman Digital Ventures is the "world's leading brand experience company" offering solutions for events, exhibits & installations, meetings, conferences and exhibitions.

bMobile Route

bMobile Route is a software company specializing in affordable and scalable Ecommerce, Mobile Route, and Order Management solutions for Direct Store Delivery (DSD), Route Sales and Delivery Presales.

Automatic Data Processing Inc

ADP is a software company that provides cloud-based human capital management (HCM) solutions that unite HR, payroll, talent, time, tax and benefits administration, and a leader in business outsourcing services, analytics and compliance expertise.

Why Eagle?

Eagle has proven that it is an ideal location for technology companies to locate, and to recruit existing well-educated talent and new young talent.  Eagle offers:
  • Access to highly-educated professional workers
  • Close proximity to major markets
  • Competitive rate structures for services and utilities
  • Exceptional higher-educational offerings
  • Close proximity to major highways, interstates and airports
  • Infrastructure
  • A network of contacts
  • Open space and recreational amenities
  • Extraordinary quality of life
  • Quality pre-k through post-secondary schools
  • Beautiful well-planned out neighborhoods

Wages and Employment Growth

Source:  Chmura Economics, Jobs EQ
       Average Wage  5-Year Annualized Employment Growth
 SOC Title Employment Boise Metro USA Boise Metro USA
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 5,406  $82,500 $122,100 4.0% 2.0%
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 724 $112,700 $145,700 2.7% 2.5%
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 561 $132,300 $143,900 2.4% 1.0%
13-1111 Management Analysts 1,614 $83,500 $91,900 2.6% 1.9%
13-1199 Business Operations Specialists, All Other 1,554 $68,900 $74,900 2.3% 1.5%
15-1121 Computer Systems Analysts 1,068 $80,400 $91,600 3.0% 2.5%
15-1131 Computer Programmers 521 $69,200 $85,200 4.6% 2.9%
15-1132 Software Developers, Applications 1,623 $79,800 $104,300 3.7% 3.3%
15-1133 Software Developers, System Software 923 $93,700 $110,600 1.3% 2.4%
15-1142 Network and Computer Systems Administrators 772 $65,700 $84,500 3.1% 2.0%
15-1143 Computer Network Architects 287 $79,400 $104,200 2.7% 2.1%
15-1151 Computer User Support Specialists 1,406 $40,500 $53,100 2.5% 2.2%
15-1152 Computer Network Support Specialists 391 $47,300 $67,800 2.0% 1.6%
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 386 $102,100 $118,700 0.0% 1.4%
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 724 $89,700 $98,600 2.5% 0.7%
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 522 $55,900 $63,000 1.8% 0.3%
41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other 1,943 $53,200 $63,100 3.6% 2.1%
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 665 $73,000 $92,900 2.4% 1.3%
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 9,489 $31,200 $35,200 2.1% 1.9%
51-2022 Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers 1,272 $28,100 $33,700 1.7% 0.2%