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Highest Paying States for Computer Systems Analysts

The highest paying states for computer systems analysts (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 systems analysts in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $103,120, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for computer systems analysts. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $100,490). 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 systems analysts in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Computer Systems Analysts

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$103,120
$59,710 4,260
2 New Jersey
$100,490
$63,990 13,170
3 California
$97,940
$59,580 72,980
4 Virginia
$96,450
$55,960 27,760
5 Rhode Island
$95,990
$66,610 1,740
6 New York
$95,280
$57,470 42,500
7 Maryland
$94,940
$56,090 17,220
8 Delaware
$94,720
$65,380 2,950
9 Connecticut
$93,970
$62,830 7,170
10 Colorado
$91,960
$57,630 8,240
11 Washington
$90,720
$61,020 17,660
12 Massachusetts
$89,940
$58,190 14,880
13 North Carolina
$89,360
$56,440 25,000
14 Oregon
$89,340
$54,160 5,070
15 Illinois
$89,330
$55,280 26,500
16 Texas
$88,940
$54,580 56,220
17 Pennsylvania
$88,840
$54,460 22,330
18 Arizona
$88,480
$51,610 13,170
19 Minnesota
$88,240
$54,950 16,630
20 Missouri
$86,960
$52,320 11,260
21 Ohio
$84,580
$54,970 28,970
22 Georgia
$84,330
$50,600 17,380
23 Nevada
$83,510
$49,050 1,830
24 Michigan
$82,680
$51,570 17,260
25 New Hampshire
$82,670
$56,350 2,090
26 Iowa
$80,700
$53,250 6,720
27 Florida
$79,340
$46,620 20,880
28 Alabama
$78,800
$53,510 4,010
29 Indiana
$77,790
$49,030 8,900
30 Wyoming
$77,240
$50,460 150
31 Idaho
$77,050
$46,640 1,360
32 Oklahoma
$76,780
$41,800 2,870
33 Vermont
$76,760
$52,990 560
34 New Mexico
$76,510
$42,340 1,700
35 Wisconsin
$76,270
$49,360 14,270
36 Nebraska
$75,710
$46,490 3,540
37 Utah
$75,650
$44,930 3,750
38 Maine
$75,290
$50,710 1,770
39 South Carolina
$74,190
$41,400 6,400
40 Hawaii
$74,110
$50,700 1,500
41 Kansas
$74,020
$46,920 5,120
42 Alaska
$73,660
$35,280 860
43 Tennessee
$73,530
$42,120 8,370
44 South Dakota
$72,380
$51,690 730
45 West Virginia
$70,380
$42,520 1,150
46 Montana
$69,960
$46,050 670
47 Arkansas
$69,540
$40,260 3,530
48 Kentucky
$68,770
$41,750 4,430
49 North Dakota
$67,120
$30,560 670
50 Louisiana
$64,650
$41,640 1,930
51 Mississippi
$60,500
$41,200 1,860
52 Virgin Islands
$48,510
$34,610 50
53 Guam
$46,950
$29,910 70
54 Puerto Rico
$43,900
$19,390 1,170
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