Computer Workers in North Carolina
Want to work in North Carolina as a Computer Worker? Read this first!
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Workers in North Carolina are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Workers in North Carolina is growing faster than average.
Computer Workers in North Carolina earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Workers Work in North Carolina?
In North Carolina, there were 5,940 people working as Computer Workers in the year 2018.
The typical state has 2,980 Computer Workers working in it, which means North Carolina has more Computer Workers than average.
Job Projections for North Carolina
Jobs for Computer Workers in this state are growing at a rate of 11.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.3%.
North Carolina Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 360 annual job openings, and 4,940 total jobs in 2026 for Computer Workers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 22,400 annual jobs and 313,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Computer Workers Make in North Carolina?
In 2018 wages for Computer Workers ranged from $48,320 to $128,180 with $86,770 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $23.23 to $61.63. The median hourly rate was $41.72.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $39.48 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $2.24.
The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top North Carolina Metros for Computer Workers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Workers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC||2,530||$90,330|
|Durham-Chapel Hill, NC||980||$96,290|
|Greensboro-High Point, NC||330||$88,060|
|New Bern, NC||110||$80,710|
Top States for Computer Workers Employment
View the list below to see where most Computer Workers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||18,040||$118,800|
Below are the states where Computer Workers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$118,800|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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