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Computer Network Support Specialists in Pennsylvania

Want to work in Pennsylvania as a Computer Network Support Specialist? Read this first!

3.9% Jobs Projection
$61,270 Median Salary
550 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Computer Network Support Specialists Work in Pennsylvania?

6,400 people worked as Computer Network Support Specialists in 2018 in this state.

There were 7,090 Computer Network Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 690 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer Network Support Specialists in PA Employment Trend

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

Computer Network Support Specialists in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 3.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.

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

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 550 annual job openings, and 7,460 total jobs in 2026 for Computer Network Support Specialists in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 16,500 annual jobs and 215,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Computer Network Support Specialists Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Support Specialists ranged from $38,590 to $99,940 with $61,270 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.56 to $48.05. The median hourly rate was $29.46.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $28.56 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.90.

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

Computer Network Support Specialists Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania 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
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 13,860 $81,570
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 3,600 $64,870
Pittsburgh, PA 1,410 $56,680
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 470 $63,610
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 440 $61,710
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 330 $51,280
Reading, PA 290 $63,330
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 210 $58,020
Lancaster, PA 170 $50,130
York-Hanover, PA 70 $65,440
State College, PA 40 $57,090
Williamsport, PA 40 $55,710
Altoona, PA 40 $50,020
Erie, PA 30 $65,280

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 PA Employment Total
Computer User Support Specialists 22,790

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