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Computer User Support Specialists in North Carolina

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Computer User Support Specialists in North Carolina

Want to work in North Carolina as a Computer User Support Specialist? Read this first!

16.1% Jobs Projection
$48,290 Median Salary
2,150 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Computer User Support Specialists in North Carolina is growing faster than average.

  • Computer User Support Specialists in North Carolina earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Computer User Support Specialists Work in North Carolina?

In North Carolina, there were 22,860 people working as Computer User Support Specialists in the year 2018.

There were 21,700 Computer User Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 1,160 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer User Support Specialists in NC Employment Trend

The typical state has 7,420 Computer User Support Specialists working in it, which means North Carolina has more Computer User Support Specialists than average.

Computer User Support Specialists in NC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Computer User Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 16.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.3%.

Job Projections for Computer User Support Specialists: Nation vs. NC

North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 2,150 annual job openings, and a total of 26,640 jobs for North Carolina Computer User Support Specialists in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 55,500 annual jobs and 708,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Computer User Support Specialists Make in North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Computer User Support Specialists ranged from $30,050 to $82,180 with $48,290 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.45 to $39.51. The median hourly rate was $23.22.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $23.56 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.34.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer User Support Specialists Earnings: NC vs. National Average

Top North Carolina Metros for Computer User Support Specialists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer User Support Specialists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 6,970 $48,720
Raleigh, NC 4,600 $50,300
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 3,020 $52,160
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 2,740 $52,070
Greensboro-High Point, NC 1,800 $46,940
Winston-Salem, NC 1,090 $45,880
Asheville, NC 670 $43,060
Wilmington, NC 590 $49,940
Fayetteville, NC 450 $44,980
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 360 $42,140
Greenville, NC 330 $47,540
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 230 $37,580
Jacksonville, NC 170 $38,530
Burlington, NC 170 $54,640
New Bern, NC 150 $42,890
Rocky Mount, NC 120 $43,440
Goldsboro, NC 100 $43,500

Top States for Computer User Support Specialists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Computer User Support Specialists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 70,510 $61,540
Texas 60,380 $47,960
New York 45,190 $56,010
Florida 41,560 $44,920
Illinois 24,920 $50,470
North Carolina 22,860 $48,290
Pennsylvania 22,790 $49,800
Georgia 22,090 $49,830
Ohio 20,780 $47,140
Virginia 19,880 $55,000
Massachusetts 19,360 $60,240
Michigan 19,090 $47,090
Washington 18,630 $56,650
Arizona 16,700 $47,450
Colorado 14,390 $56,700
New Jersey 13,910 $60,310
Missouri 13,140 $44,850
Minnesota 12,910 $53,770
Wisconsin 11,060 $48,990
Maryland 10,620 $52,700

Below are the states where Computer User Support Specialists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $66,390
California $61,540
New Jersey $60,310
Massachusetts $60,240
Connecticut $58,230
Colorado $56,700
Washington $56,650
New York $56,010
Delaware $55,860
Alaska $55,080

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