Computer Workers in Rhode Island
Considering a career as a Computer Worker in Rhode Island?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Workers in Rhode Island are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Workers in Rhode Island is growing faster than average.
Computer Workers in Rhode Island earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Workers Work in Rhode Island?
There were approximately 1,410 workers employed as Computer Workers in this state in 2018.
There were 1,210 Computer Workers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 200 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,980 Computer Workers working in it, which means Rhode Island has fewer Computer Workers than average.
Job Projections for Rhode Island
Jobs for Computer Workers in this state are growing at a rate of 10.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.3%.
Rhode Island Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 90 annual job openings, and 1,220 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 Rhode Island?
In 2018 wages for Computer Workers ranged from $42,280 to $123,050 with $79,840 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.33 to $59.16. The median hourly rate was $38.39.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $38.82 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.43.
The median salary in Rhode Island is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Rhode Island 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|
|Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI||80||$88,460|
Top States for Computer Workers Employment
The table below shows the states 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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