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Computer User Support Specialists in Pennsylvania

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Computer User Support Specialists in Pennsylvania

Is Pennsylvania a good place for you to work as a Computer User Support Specialist?

10.3% Jobs Projection
$49,800 Median Salary
2,280 Job Openings

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

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

  • Computer User Support Specialists in Pennsylvania earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Computer User Support Specialists Work in Pennsylvania?

In 2018, there were 22,790 Computer User Support Specialists working in the state.

There were 23,590 Computer User Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 800 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer User Support Specialists in PA Employment Trend

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

Computer User Support Specialists in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Computer User Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 10.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.3%.

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

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 2,280 annual job openings, and 29,300 total jobs in 2026 for Computer User Support Specialists in this state.

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

What do Computer User Support Specialists Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Computer User Support Specialists ranged from $32,670 to $77,160 with $49,800 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.71 to $37.1. The median hourly rate was $23.94.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $23.14 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.80.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer User Support Specialists Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania 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
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 41,940 $59,890
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 12,760 $54,200
Pittsburgh, PA 4,590 $47,320
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 1,430 $48,570
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 1,180 $49,270
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 750 $38,560
Lancaster, PA 590 $48,770
York-Hanover, PA 560 $49,580
Reading, PA 480 $47,870
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 380 $43,620
State College, PA 360 $55,160
Erie, PA 350 $43,860
Johnstown, PA 180 $45,250
Williamsport, PA 170 $46,380
Altoona, PA 160 $44,110
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA 130 $46,640
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA 120 $37,220
East Stroudsburg, PA 80 $37,760
Lebanon, PA 60 $42,540
Gettysburg, PA 50 $43,600

Top States for Computer User Support Specialists Employment

View the list below to see 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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