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Highest Paying Cities for Computer User Support Specialists

The top 100 highest paying cities for computer user support specialists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of computer user support specialists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $73,540, San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California is the highest paying city for computer user support specialists. It is followed by San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California (average annual salary $71,050). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of computer user support specialists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Computer User Support Specialists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$73,540
12,590
2 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$71,050
8,500
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$67,050
13,300
4 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$64,570
1,080
5 San Rafael, USA
$64,050
380
6 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$63,770
4,600
7 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$63,740
100
8 Carson City, Nevada
$63,250
480
9 Fairbanks, Alaska
$62,920
80
10 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$60,910
15,500
11 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$60,870
100
12 Framingham, Massachusetts
$60,790
1,910
13 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$60,770
4,420
14 Syracuse, New York
$60,230
1,530
15 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$60,090
13,110
16 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$60,000
18,560
17 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$59,700
640
18 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$59,370
3,750
19 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$59,160
18,080
20 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$59,040
8,690
21 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$58,890
600
22 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$58,850
29,960
23 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$58,700
40,040
24 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$58,060
230
25 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$57,640
10,990
26 Boulder, Colorado
$57,480
1,810
27 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$57,170
2,130
28 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$57,120
11,870
29 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$57,050
5,010
30 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$57,000
21,760
31 Napa, California
$56,950
110
32 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$56,940
3,720
33 Anchorage, Alaska
$56,900
500
34 Longview, Washington
$56,730
80
35 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$56,630
340
36 Beckley, USA
$56,580
90
37 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$56,570
3,260
38 Walla Walla, USA
$56,510
50
39 Rochester, Minnesota
$56,480
330
40 West Central Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$56,380
60
41 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$56,240
3,060
42 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$56,210
90
43 Auburn-Opelika, Alabama
$56,200
240
44 California-Lexington Park, USA
$55,980
190
45 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$55,950
480
46 Manchester, New Hampshire
$55,870
560
47 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$55,820
13,740
48 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$55,810
8,150
49 Albany, USA
$55,740
80
50 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$55,640
1,600
51 Ithaca, New York
$55,460
360
52 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$55,320
23,100
53 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$55,020
14,960
54 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$55,010
9,460
55 Dover, Delaware
$54,960
210
56 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$54,930
3,200
57 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$54,920
150
58 Burlington, North Carolina
$54,890
240
59 Montgomery, Alabama
$54,820
490
60 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$54,820
4,190
61 New Haven, Connecticut
$54,780
1,310
62 Peabody, Massachusetts
$54,740
340
63 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$54,730
6,810
64 Wilmington, New Jersey
$54,530
1,670
65 Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$54,530
310
66 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$54,370
260
67 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$54,250
1,110
68 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$53,880
720
69 Salinas, California
$53,750
270
70 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$53,680
4,950
71 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$53,600
1,680
72 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$53,510
3,110
73 State College, Pennsylvania
$53,490
410
74 Bloomington, USA
$53,450
590
75 Danbury, Connecticut
$53,410
230
76 Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$53,310
110
77 Olympia, Washington
$53,300
610
78 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$53,240
150
79 Pocatello, Idaho
$53,190
110
80 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$53,170
22,290
81 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$53,160
180
82 Dover-Durham, USA
$53,100
260
83 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$52,970
430
84 Cheyenne, Wyoming
$52,900
190
85 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$52,890
180
86 Elgin, USA
$52,650
960
87 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$52,520
18,360
88 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$52,390
70
89 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$52,350
1,040
90 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$52,280
130
91 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$52,160
220
92 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$52,120
260
93 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$52,080
12,990
94 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$52,030
4,710
95 Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$52,010
70
96 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia
$52,000
50
97 Rome, Georgia
$51,960
110
98 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$51,880
17,930
99 Stockton, California
$51,830
400
100 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$51,780
280
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