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Highest Paying States for Computer Network Architects

The highest paying states for computer network architects (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 network architects in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $124,080, Delaware is the highest paying state for computer network architects. It is followed by California (average annual salary $123,220). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of computer network architects in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Computer Network Architects

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Delaware
$124,080
$72,360 660
2 California
$123,220
$68,290 16,250
3 New Jersey
$117,210
$61,550 6,550
4 Connecticut
$115,400
$78,240 1,660
5 Georgia
$115,190
$72,590 5,300
6 Massachusetts
$114,050
$68,390 4,350
7 Rhode Island
$113,940
$67,690 350
8 Oregon
$112,690
$74,560 1,100
9 Maryland
$112,010
$58,050 4,990
10 Virginia
$111,840
$65,760 10,270
11 Texas
$111,640
$65,140 11,620
12 Illinois
$111,360
$61,130 5,480
13 Alaska
$111,200
$75,750 60
14 New Mexico
$110,860
$71,910 460
15 Colorado
$110,790
$69,720 4,130
16 New Hampshire
$107,420
$66,170 370
17 District of Columbia
$106,770
$71,340 1,230
18 Michigan
$104,080
$56,350 2,520
19 North Carolina
$103,310
$61,010 4,570
20 New York
$102,190
$49,360 8,180
21 Minnesota
$101,250
$61,740 5,040
22 Pennsylvania
$100,400
$59,910 5,850
23 Alabama
$98,900
$62,990 850
24 Missouri
$97,050
$64,090 2,940
25 Utah
$96,700
$57,510 1,020
26 Hawaii
$95,350
$66,500 240
27 Ohio
$94,820
$55,830 5,130
28 Nevada
$94,050
$57,160 520
29 Louisiana
$94,040
$55,470 240
30 Tennessee
$93,490
$51,040 2,040
31 Arizona
$93,290
$57,570 3,170
32 Maine
$92,380
$64,930 570
33 South Dakota
$92,270
$57,920 280
34 Wisconsin
$92,070
$57,500 2,180
35 Iowa
$91,750
$55,510 1,080
36 Washington
$90,730
$69,450 6,180
37 North Dakota
$89,580
$49,620 190
38 Nebraska
$88,980
$48,860 1,180
39 Wyoming
$87,130
$67,100 30
40 Arkansas
$86,520
$54,950 1,420
41 South Carolina
$84,280
$48,330 1,430
42 Kansas
$82,350
$56,750 1,550
43 Oklahoma
$80,340
$41,350 810
44 Indiana
$77,020
$53,430 2,990
45 West Virginia
$74,130
$45,320 290
46 Vermont
$73,550
$54,080 140
47 Mississippi
$69,640
$39,750 670
48 Kentucky
$68,950
$43,860 1,570
49 Florida
$68,570
$41,920 16,770
50 Montana
$67,760
$44,580 250
51 Idaho
$67,700
$49,520 360
52 Puerto Rico
$39,660
$32,440 580
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