Computer User Support Specialists

Training Requirements for Computer User Support Specialists

Computer user support specialists need a some college, no degree.

Degrees for Computer user support specialists
Percent
Less than High School 0.8
High School 9.5
Some College 26.7
Associates Degree 16.4
Bachelors Degree 36.2
Masters Degree 9.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.0

Employment Outlook for Computer User Support Specialists

This represents about 585,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 75,000 more computer user support specialists but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 150,000 more.

Typical Income for Computer User Support Specialists

Hourly Income

On average,computer user support specialists make $25.53 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Computer user support specialists $14.15 $18.18 $23.74 $30.64 $39.50
Computer and mathematical occupations $20.51 $28.42 $39.82 $53.70 $67.91
Computer occupations $20.46 $28.41 $39.84 $53.73 $67.91
Computer support specialists $14.94 $19.08 $25.08 $33.23 $43.70
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, computer user support specialists make $53,100 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Computer user support specialists $29,440 $37,810 $49,390 $63,740 $82,160
Computer and mathematical occupations $42,650 $59,120 $82,830 $111,690 $141,250
Computer occupations $42,560 $59,090 $82,860 $111,770 $141,260
Computer support specialists $31,070 $39,680 $52,160 $69,120 $90,890
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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