Computer Workers in West Virginia
Considering a career as a Computer Worker in West Virginia?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Workers in West Virginia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Workers in West Virginia is growing slower than average.
Computer Workers in West Virginia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Workers Work in West Virginia?
In West Virginia, there were 2,380 people working as Computer Workers in the year 2018.
There were 1,900 Computer Workers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 480 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,980 Computer Workers working in it, which means West Virginia has fewer Computer Workers than average.
Job Projections for West Virginia
Jobs for Computer Workers in this state are growing at a rate of 4.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.3%.
West Virginia Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 140 annual job openings, and 2,000 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 West Virginia?
In 2018 wages for Computer Workers ranged from $41,810 to $126,070 with $83,160 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.1 to $60.61. The median hourly rate was $39.98.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $42.17 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $2.19.
The median salary in West Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top West Virginia 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|
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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