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What is a Computer Worker?

Computer Worker Example All computer occupations not listed separately.

Types of Computer Worker Jobs

  • Security Consultant
  • Artificial Intelligence Specialist
  • Technology Consultant
  • General Information Technology Specialist
  • Multimedia Developer

Job Demand for Computer Workers

In 2016, there was an estimated number of 287,200 jobs in the United States for Computer Workers.

New jobs are being produced at a rate of 9.3% which is lower than average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 26,600 new jobs for Computer Workers by 2026. There will be an estimated 22,400 positions for Computer Worker per year.

Forecasted Number of Jobs for Computer Workers in U.S.

The states with the most job growth for Computer Workers are Washington, California, and Texas.

Watch out if you plan on working in Alaska, Wyoming, or Vermont. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

Computer Worker Salary

The salary for Computer Workers ranges between about $47,350 and $144,820 a year. The median salary for this occupation is $90,270.

Salary Ranges for Computer Workers

How much do Computer Workers make in each U.S. state?

Annual Mean Salary by State
State Annual Mean Salary

District of Columbia

$117,540

Maryland

$113,330

New Hampshire

$112,440

Virginia

$105,270

California

$103,270

Colorado

$102,470

Connecticut

$100,340

New Jersey

$99,210

Alaska

$98,830

Massachusetts

$92,110

South Carolina

$92,100

Washington

$91,620

New York

$90,750

Texas

$90,290

Georgia

$90,140

Hawaii

$89,960

North Carolina

$88,650

Alabama

$87,060

Pennsylvania

$87,040

Nebraska

$86,230

Arizona

$85,010

West Virginia

$83,660

Missouri

$82,610

Ohio

$82,440

Minnesota

$81,650

Rhode Island

$81,290

Mississippi

$81,280

South Dakota

$81,250

Idaho

$80,610

Maine

$79,790

Oregon

$79,610

New Mexico

$79,540

Kentucky

$79,420

Indiana

$79,310

Kansas

$79,300

Florida

$78,900

Iowa

$78,810

Oklahoma

$78,490

Utah

$76,890

Michigan

$76,400

Wyoming

$75,780

Wisconsin

$74,600

Tennessee

$74,000

Arkansas

$73,670

Nevada

$72,610

Vermont

$72,220

North Dakota

$70,730

Montana

$68,430

Louisiana

$66,600

Where Computer Workers Are Employed

Computer Worker Sectors

References

Bureau of Labor Statistics

College Factual

O*NET Online

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