Information About Network And Computer Systems Administrators

Training Requirements for Network And Computer Systems Administrators

Network and computer systems administrators need bachelor's degree.

Degrees for Network and computer systems administrators
Training for Network And Computer Systems Administrators
Percent
Less than High School 0.5
High School 6.6
Some College 23.9
Associates Degree 15.5
Bachelors Degree 40.7
Masters Degree 11.3
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.3

Employment outlook for Network And Computer Systems Administrators

Represents about 382,000 people in the United States.

Employment prospects are up Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 30,000 more network and computer systems administrators but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 79,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, network and computer systems administrators make $40.63 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Network and computer systems administrators $23.50 $29.75 $38.32 $49.23 $61.35
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
Database and systems administrators and network architects $24.06 $30.92 $40.85 $53.58 $65.85
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, network and computer systems administrators make $84,500 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Network and computer systems administrators $48,870 $61,870 $79,700 $102,400 $127,610
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
Database and systems administrators and network architects $50,040 $64,320 $84,970 $111,460 $136,970
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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