Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Texas
Is Texas a good place for you to work as a Network and Computer Systems Administrator?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Texas is growing faster than average.
Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Network and Computer Systems Administrators Work in Texas?
There were approximately 35,100 workers employed as Network and Computer Systems Administrators in this state in 2018.
There were 32,660 Network and Computer Systems Administrators employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 2,440 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 3,850 Network and Computer Systems Administrators working in it, which means Texas has more Network and Computer Systems Administrators than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 13.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.1%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 2,470 annual job openings, and a total of 35,700 jobs for Texas Network and Computer Systems Administrators in 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 Texas?
In 2018 wages for Network and Computer Systems Administrators ranged from $53,380 to $134,170 with $84,640 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.66 to $64.51. The median hourly rate was $40.69.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $41.43 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $0.74.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas 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|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||13,000||$89,230|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||8,140||$93,470|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||5,070||$85,930|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||3,310||$75,860|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||500||$62,810|
|El Paso, TX||440||$64,320|
|Corpus Christi, TX||370||$59,790|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||230||$63,850|
|Wichita Falls, TX||80||$56,270|
|San Angelo, TX||60||$74,760|
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|
Below are the states where Network and Computer Systems Administrators get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$97,600|
Related Careers in TX
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|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|Computer Network Architects||12,560|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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