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Computer Network Support Specialists in North Carolina

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Computer Network Support Specialists in North Carolina

Considering a career as a Computer Network Support Specialist in North Carolina?

13.3% Jobs Projection
$60,820 Median Salary
570 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in North Carolina are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Computer Network Support Specialists in North Carolina is growing faster than average.

  • Computer Network Support Specialists in North Carolina earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Computer Network Support Specialists Work in North Carolina?

There were approximately 5,310 workers employed as Computer Network Support Specialists in this state in 2018.

There were 5,010 Computer Network Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 300 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer Network Support Specialists in NC Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,770 Computer Network Support Specialists working in it, which means North Carolina has more Computer Network Support Specialists than average.

Computer Network Support Specialists in NC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 13.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.

Job Projections for Computer Network Support Specialists: Nation vs. NC

North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 570 annual Computer Network Support Specialists job openings in North Carolina, and 7,220 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 North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Support Specialists ranged from $35,180 to $100,850 with $60,820 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.91 to $48.49. The median hourly rate was $29.24.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $30.16 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.92.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer Network Support Specialists Earnings: NC vs. National Average

Top North Carolina 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
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 1,670 $58,920
Raleigh, NC 1,600 $76,470
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 650 $57,490
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 570 $55,410
Greensboro-High Point, NC 260 $55,180
Winston-Salem, NC 180 $62,320
Wilmington, NC 180 $49,680
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 120 $60,770
Asheville, NC 120 $43,020
Greenville, NC 80 $46,020
Fayetteville, NC 40 $58,780

Top States for Computer Network Support Specialists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Computer Network Support Specialists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 17,080 $71,550
Texas 14,230 $69,190
New York 12,930 $74,540
Illinois 9,940 $61,970
Florida 8,580 $55,270
Ohio 8,320 $57,400
Maryland 8,130 $69,170
Virginia 6,970 $66,070
Georgia 6,620 $68,530
Pennsylvania 6,400 $61,270
New Jersey 6,300 $81,150
Arizona 5,860 $53,540
Missouri 5,720 $50,980
North Carolina 5,310 $60,820
Minnesota 3,970 $59,610
Washington 3,940 $74,380
Colorado 3,660 $69,980
Wisconsin 3,620 $66,500
Massachusetts 3,600 $78,090
Tennessee 3,450 $55,540

Below are the states where Computer Network Support Specialists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $84,130
New Jersey $81,150
Connecticut $79,430
Massachusetts $78,090
New York $74,540
Washington $74,380
California $71,550
Colorado $69,980
Texas $69,190
Maryland $69,170

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Occupation NC Employment Total
Computer User Support Specialists 22,860

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