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Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Texas

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Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Texas

Is Texas a good place for you to work as a Network and Computer Systems Administrator?

13.2% Jobs Projection
$84,640 Median Salary
2,470 Job Openings

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.

Network and Computer Systems Administrators in TX Employment Trend

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.

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

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%.

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

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.

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

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
Lubbock, TX 300 $64,910
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 230 $63,850
Midland, TX 210 $76,720
Killeen-Temple, TX 190 $71,780
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 180 $60,920
Tyler, TX 170 $79,250
Waco, TX 170 $70,990
Amarillo, TX 150 $76,770
Longview, TX 130 $72,230
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX 120 $55,450
Laredo, TX 100 $70,160
Abilene, TX 90 $58,150
Wichita Falls, TX 80 $56,270
Sherman-Denison, TX 70 $55,420
Odessa, TX 70 $71,480
San Angelo, TX 60 $74,760
Texarkana, TX-AR 50 $63,430

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

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Occupation TX Employment Total
Computer Network Architects 12,560
Database Administrators 11,020

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