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Computer User Support Specialists in Washington

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Computer User Support Specialists in Washington

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

35.1% Jobs Projection
$56,650 Median Salary
2,080 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Computer User Support Specialists Work in Washington?

In Washington, there were 18,630 people working as Computer User Support Specialists in the year 2018.

There were 16,740 Computer User Support Specialists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 1,890 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer User Support Specialists in WA Employment Trend

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

Computer User Support Specialists in WA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Computer User Support Specialists in this state are growing at a rate of 35.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.3%.

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

Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 2,080 annual job openings, and a total of 23,400 jobs for Washington 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 Washington?

In 2018 wages for Computer User Support Specialists ranged from $35,200 to $91,660 with $56,650 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.92 to $44.07. The median hourly rate was $27.23.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $26.5 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.73.

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

Computer User Support Specialists Earnings: WA vs. National Average

Top Washington 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
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 13,630 $58,070
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 6,330 $52,430
Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA 1,090 $44,270
Olympia-Tumwater, WA 620 $56,310
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 300 $56,560
Bellingham, WA 270 $47,000
Kennewick-Richland, WA 270 $52,940
Yakima, WA 200 $52,320
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 160 $56,340
Wenatchee, WA 120 $42,500
Longview, WA 90 $61,820
Lewiston, ID-WA 50 $39,400
Walla Walla, WA 50 $56,670

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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