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Computer User Support Specialists in South Dakota

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Computer User Support Specialists in South Dakota

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

9.5% Jobs Projection
$37,330 Median Salary
130 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Computer User Support Specialists Work in South Dakota?

In 2018, there were 1,200 Computer User Support Specialists working in the state.

There were 1,340 Computer User Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer User Support Specialists in SD Employment Trend

The typical state has 7,420 Computer User Support Specialists working in it, which means South Dakota has fewer Computer User Support Specialists than average.

Computer User Support Specialists in SD vs. the Average State

Job Projections for South Dakota

Jobs for Computer User Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 9.5% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.3%.

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

South Dakota Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 130 annual job openings, and a total of 1,620 jobs for South Dakota 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 South Dakota?

In 2018 wages for Computer User Support Specialists ranged from $27,690 to $51,770 with $37,330 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.32 to $24.89. The median hourly rate was $17.95.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $17.9 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.05.

The median salary in South Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Computer User Support Specialists Earnings: SD vs. National Average

Top South Dakota 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
Sioux Falls, SD 730 $38,110
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD 160 $46,200
Rapid City, SD 140 $34,420

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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