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Highest Paying States for Computer User Support Specialists

The highest paying states 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 states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $60,480, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for computer user support specialists. It is followed by Massachusetts (average annual salary $58,730). 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 user support specialists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Computer User Support Specialists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$60,480
$34,390 4,390
2 Massachusetts
$58,730
$37,260 19,220
3 California
$58,110
$34,190 67,780
4 Alaska
$56,330
$35,720 830
5 Colorado
$56,300
$34,060 13,890
6 New Jersey
$56,040
$35,870 13,360
7 Connecticut
$55,410
$33,400 7,520
8 Delaware
$53,630
$36,480 1,460
9 New Hampshire
$53,040
$32,710 2,500
10 Rhode Island
$52,650
$30,340 1,330
11 New York
$52,590
$32,170 40,280
12 Virginia
$52,250
$31,690 20,490
13 Washington
$52,100
$34,300 15,310
14 Minnesota
$51,670
$32,860 13,240
15 Illinois
$51,300
$31,770 25,010
16 Maryland
$51,070
$27,600 10,340
17 Vermont
$49,610
$33,480 1,190
18 Texas
$49,100
$28,040 57,340
19 Georgia
$49,040
$27,680 23,120
20 Oregon
$48,720
$31,900 7,440
21 North Dakota
$48,340
$29,420 1,420
22 Pennsylvania
$48,060
$30,420 25,760
23 North Carolina
$47,970
$28,490 21,970
24 Nevada
$47,870
$32,480 3,440
25 Maine
$47,750
$32,530 1,970
26 Michigan
$47,730
$27,220 19,620
27 Wisconsin
$47,170
$28,950 11,550
28 Wyoming
$46,360
$30,770 630
29 Arizona
$46,320
$28,360 13,890
30 Tennessee
$45,500
$29,450 9,510
31 Missouri
$45,100
$27,640 14,200
32 Hawaii
$44,930
$30,820 1,180
33 Alabama
$44,380
$26,970 5,980
34 South Carolina
$44,320
$25,450 6,700
35 Louisiana
$44,010
$26,910 3,450
36 West Virginia
$44,000
$25,390 2,060
37 Kansas
$43,930
$25,830 7,960
38 Nebraska
$43,910
$27,720 3,930
39 Ohio
$43,840
$27,620 18,140
40 Utah
$43,820
$26,060 8,250
41 Indiana
$43,620
$27,120 9,370
42 Montana
$43,230
$24,400 2,010
43 Iowa
$42,900
$25,940 4,160
44 Mississippi
$42,650
$23,210 2,320
45 Florida
$42,450
$25,900 33,690
46 New Mexico
$41,720
$25,750 2,820
47 Kentucky
$41,130
$25,280 5,220
48 Oklahoma
$40,950
$25,070 7,460
49 Idaho
$39,360
$21,350 3,020
50 Arkansas
$38,110
$25,590 3,900
51 South Dakota
$37,480
$26,910 1,230
52 Virgin Islands
$37,330
$29,130 80
53 Guam
$34,270
$21,040 120
54 Puerto Rico
$28,440
$17,510 3,070
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