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Considering a career as a Network and Computer Systems Administrator in Massachusetts?

5.1% Jobs Projection
$86,770 Median Salary
640 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Massachusetts are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Massachusetts is growing faster than average.

  • Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Massachusetts earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Network and Computer Systems Administrators Work in Massachusetts?

In 2018, there were 8,880 Network and Computer Systems Administrators working in the state.

There were 9,310 Network and Computer Systems Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 430 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Network and Computer Systems Administrators in MA Employment Trend

The typical state has 3,850 Network and Computer Systems Administrators working in it, which means Massachusetts has more Network and Computer Systems Administrators than average.

Network and Computer Systems Administrators in MA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Massachusetts

Jobs for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 5.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.1%.

Job Projections for Network and Computer Systems Administrators: Nation vs. MA

Massachusetts Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 640 annual Network and Computer Systems Administrators job openings in Massachusetts, and 9,960 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 27,000 annual jobs and 415,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do Network and Computer Systems Administrators Make in Massachusetts?

In 2018 wages for Network and Computer Systems Administrators ranged from $56,420 to $129,860 with $86,770 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.13 to $62.43. The median hourly rate was $41.72.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $41.52 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.20.

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

Network and Computer Systems Administrators Earnings: MA vs. National Average

Top Massachusetts Metros for Network and Computer Systems Administrators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Network and Computer Systems Administrators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH 8,000 $89,160
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 1,840 $87,180
Springfield, MA-CT 570 $72,410
Worcester, MA-CT 520 $80,360
Barnstable Town, MA 90 $69,600
New Bedford, MA 90 $81,010
Leominster-Gardner, MA 70 $73,730
Pittsfield, MA 60 $68,600

Top States for Network and Computer Systems Administrators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Network and Computer Systems Administrators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 36,900 $93,810
Texas 35,100 $84,640
New York 25,940 $90,100
Florida 18,780 $75,170
Virginia 18,520 $89,350
Maryland 16,220 $102,330
Pennsylvania 12,760 $75,240
New Jersey 12,370 $92,670
Ohio 12,090 $75,190
North Carolina 11,690 $81,370
Illinois 11,640 $82,940
Colorado 11,610 $81,230
Georgia 10,040 $82,930
Washington 8,920 $89,430
Massachusetts 8,880 $86,770
Missouri 7,620 $78,150
Minnesota 7,610 $82,310
Arizona 7,330 $79,470
Michigan 7,240 $74,870
Wisconsin 6,980 $71,560

Below are the states where Network and Computer Systems Administrators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Maryland $102,330
District of Columbia $97,600
California $93,810
New Jersey $92,670
Connecticut $90,490
New York $90,100
Washington $89,430
Virginia $89,350
Rhode Island $87,290
Massachusetts $86,770

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation MA Employment Total
Computer Network Architects 6,000
Database Administrators 2,900

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