Computer Network Support Specialists in California
Is California a good place for you to work as a Computer Network Support Specialist?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in California are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Network Support Specialists in California is growing faster than average.
Computer Network Support Specialists in California earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Network Support Specialists Work in California?
17,080 people worked as Computer Network Support Specialists in 2018 in this state.
There were 17,420 Computer Network Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 340 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 1,770 Computer Network Support Specialists working in it, which means California has more Computer Network Support Specialists than average.
Job Projections for California
Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 11.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.
California Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 1,770 annual Computer Network Support Specialists job openings in California, and 22,500 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 16,500 annual jobs and 215,200 total jobs in 2026.
What do Computer Network Support Specialists Make in California?
In 2018 wages for Computer Network Support Specialists ranged from $42,430 to $118,310 with $71,550 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.4 to $56.88. The median hourly rate was $34.4.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $34.66 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $0.26.
The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top California Metros for Computer Network Support Specialists
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Network Support Specialists.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA||5,990||$67,490|
|San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA||3,410||$81,910|
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA||2,180||$83,150|
|San Diego-Carlsbad, CA||1,140||$68,660|
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA||950||$58,060|
|Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA||290||$77,430|
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA||250||$68,210|
|Santa Rosa, CA||130||$58,750|
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA||70||$77,220|
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA||60||$62,410|
Top States for Computer Network Support Specialists Employment
View the list below to see where most Computer Network Support Specialists work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Computer Network Support Specialists get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$84,130|
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|Occupation||CA Employment Total|
|Computer User Support Specialists||70,510|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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