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Computer Network Support Specialists in Virginia

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

9.1% Jobs Projection
$66,070 Median Salary
640 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Computer Network Support Specialists Work in Virginia?

There were approximately 6,970 workers employed as Computer Network Support Specialists in this state in 2018.

There were 7,330 Computer Network Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 360 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer Network Support Specialists in VA Employment Trend

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

Computer Network Support Specialists in VA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Computer Network Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 9.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.2%.

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

Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 640 annual job openings, and a total of 8,310 jobs for Virginia Computer Network Support Specialists in 2026.

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

What do Computer Network Support Specialists Make in Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Support Specialists ranged from $41,980 to $115,060 with $66,070 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.18 to $55.32. The median hourly rate was $31.77.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $33.36 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.59.

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

Computer Network Support Specialists Earnings: VA vs. National Average

Top Virginia 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 7,200 $74,550
Richmond, VA 1,320 $61,720
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 650 $57,490
Roanoke, VA 170 $48,570
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 160 $57,090
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA 80 $59,130
Staunton-Waynesboro, VA 40 $50,960
Harrisonburg, VA 40 $53,410

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
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 VA Employment Total
Computer User Support Specialists 19,880

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