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4.2% Jobs Projection
$99,860 Median Salary
390 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Network Architects in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Computer Network Architects in Pennsylvania is growing slower than average.

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

How Many Computer Network Architects Work in Pennsylvania?

7,120 people worked as Computer Network Architects in 2018 in this state.

There were 6,650 Computer Network Architects employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 470 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer Network Architects in PA Employment Trend

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

Computer Network Architects in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Computer Network Architects in this state are growing at a rate of 4.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.5%.

Job Projections for Computer Network Architects: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 390 annual job openings, and a total of 5,940 jobs for Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Architects ranged from $60,350 to $148,970 with $99,860 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $29.02 to $71.62. The median hourly rate was $48.01.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $48.55 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.54.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer Network Architects Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania 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
Pittsburgh, PA 1,990 $96,070
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 370 $87,640
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 270 $99,280
Reading, PA 190 $77,950
Lancaster, PA 180 $93,680
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 130 $83,110
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA 100 $97,850
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 90 $98,370
York-Hanover, PA 90 $100,040
Johnstown, PA 40 $94,900

Top States for Computer Network Architects Employment

The table below shows the states 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 PA Employment Total
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