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Want to work in New Jersey as a Computer Network Architect? Read this first!

-2% Jobs Projection
$125,020 Median Salary
330 Job Openings

While jobs for Computer Network Architects in New Jersey are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.

  • Employment for Computer Network Architects in New Jersey is expected to decrease.

  • Computer Network Architects in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Computer Network Architects Work in New Jersey?

There were approximately 5,160 workers employed as Computer Network Architects in this state in 2018.

There were 5,260 Computer Network Architects employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 100 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer Network Architects in NJ Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,240 Computer Network Architects working in it, which means New Jersey has more Computer Network Architects than average.

Computer Network Architects in NJ vs. the Average State

Job Projections for New Jersey

Jobs for Computer Network Architects in this state are declining at a rate of 1.8% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.5%.

Job Projections for Computer Network Architects: Nation vs. NJ

New Jersey Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 330 annual job openings, and a total of 5,350 jobs for New Jersey Computer Network Architects in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 11,700 annual jobs and 173,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Computer Network Architects Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Architects ranged from $42,270 to $191,760 with $125,020 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.32 to $92.19. The median hourly rate was $60.11.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $60.81 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.70.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer Network Architects Earnings: NJ vs. National Average

Top New Jersey Metros for Computer Network Architects

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Network Architects.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 10,370 $123,870
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 4,090 $110,270
Trenton, NJ 280 $112,050
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 270 $99,280
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ 80 $112,270

Top States for Computer Network Architects Employment

View the list below to see where most Computer Network Architects work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 16,650 $123,690
Texas 12,560 $120,820
Florida 10,280 $86,810
Virginia 9,700 $121,390
New York 8,660 $111,280
Pennsylvania 7,120 $99,860
Colorado 6,040 $113,970
Massachusetts 6,000 $121,050
Washington 5,800 $99,410
Georgia 5,390 $114,350
Maryland 5,340 $126,540
Illinois 5,310 $116,620
New Jersey 5,160 $125,020
Ohio 4,780 $96,530
North Carolina 4,730 $106,170
Indiana 3,620 $82,660
Michigan 3,300 $104,340
Minnesota 3,150 $108,640
Missouri 2,880 $98,100
Arizona 2,550 $100,440

Below are the states where Computer Network Architects get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Delaware $133,680
Maryland $126,540
New Jersey $125,020
New Hampshire $124,500
California $123,690
District of Columbia $123,590
Connecticut $121,500
Virginia $121,390
Massachusetts $121,050
Texas $120,820

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Occupation NJ Employment Total
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 12,370
Database Administrators 4,140

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