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9.5% Jobs Projection
$46,380 Median Salary
60 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Computer Network Support Specialists in South Dakota is growing faster than average.

  • Computer Network Support Specialists in South Dakota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Computer Network Support Specialists Work in South Dakota?

There were approximately 750 workers employed as Computer Network Support Specialists in this state in 2018.

There were 750 Computer Network Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.

Computer Network Support Specialists in SD Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,770 Computer Network Support Specialists working in it, which means South Dakota has fewer Computer Network Support Specialists than average.

Computer Network Support Specialists in SD vs. the Average State

Job Projections for South Dakota

Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 9.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.

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

South Dakota Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 60 annual Computer Network Support Specialists job openings in South Dakota, and 810 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 South Dakota?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Support Specialists ranged from $34,110 to $64,300 with $46,380 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.4 to $30.91. The median hourly rate was $22.3.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $22.32 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.02.

The median salary in South Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer Network Support Specialists Earnings: SD vs. National Average

Top South Dakota 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
Sioux Falls, SD 410 $44,590
Rapid City, SD 100 $43,680
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD 50 $47,750

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 SD Employment Total
Computer User Support Specialists 1,200

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