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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 $130,100, Delaware is the highest paying state for computer network architects. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $126,480). 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 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
$130,100
$75,510 680
2 New Jersey
$126,480
$63,100 5,260
3 California
$125,190
$65,320 16,900
4 Connecticut
$119,490
$71,540 1,680
5 Rhode Island
$118,190
$68,490 380
6 Virginia
$116,380
$67,000 10,180
7 Texas
$116,280
$67,750 12,330
8 Massachusetts
$115,210
$69,200 5,590
9 Oregon
$113,530
$74,700 1,080
10 Maryland
$113,240
$52,430 5,230
11 Illinois
$112,950
$66,370 5,260
12 Georgia
$112,910
$71,060 5,270
13 New Mexico
$112,300
$71,900 490
14 Colorado
$110,380
$66,150 4,960
15 District of Columbia
$108,820
$74,970 1,290
16 New Hampshire
$107,090
$67,930 320
17 Minnesota
$105,880
$71,660 4,290
18 North Carolina
$105,570
$65,410 4,780
19 Nevada
$104,740
$68,380 690
20 New York
$103,190
$48,650 8,890
21 Michigan
$102,620
$55,270 3,270
22 Pennsylvania
$100,970
$59,190 6,650
23 Utah
$100,960
$57,760 940
24 Alaska
$100,880
$37,500 90
25 Alabama
$100,380
$65,500 830
26 Arizona
$99,240
$62,770 2,780
27 Tennessee
$96,540
$55,170 2,200
28 Nebraska
$95,900
$50,400 1,370
29 Missouri
$95,760
$60,870 2,800
30 South Dakota
$95,600
$61,020 320
31 Ohio
$95,270
$55,800 5,780
32 Hawaii
$95,260
$56,060 340
33 Wisconsin
$94,940
$58,100 2,060
34 Washington
$92,830
$71,320 6,570
35 Iowa
$91,750
$55,510 1,180
36 Kansas
$90,400
$58,900 1,600
37 North Dakota
$89,760
$49,760 180
38 Maine
$87,200
$60,150 600
39 Wyoming
$87,130
$67,100 40
40 Oklahoma
$82,130
$43,800 850
41 Indiana
$81,230
$53,800 3,250
42 Arkansas
$80,040
$50,080 780
43 South Carolina
$78,620
$46,200 1,130
44 Florida
$77,410
$44,180 13,340
45 West Virginia
$74,130
$45,320 260
46 Vermont
$72,310
$53,930 120
47 Kentucky
$72,290
$45,720 1,260
48 Montana
$71,080
$46,310 240
49 Mississippi
$70,210
$39,540 680
50 Louisiana
$70,070
$37,190 350
51 Idaho
$69,320
$49,620 430
52 Puerto Rico
$40,290
$33,150 620
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