Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of computer user support specialists in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare computer user support specialist salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Computer User Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,670
25th Percentile Wage
$44,480
50th Percentile Wage
$57,120
75th Percentile Wage
$74,190
90th Percentile Wage
$92,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer user support specialists in the industry sector of mining. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) computer user support specialists is $92,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $33,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of computer user support specialists in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,1205.95%8.75%
201553,7202.46%-
201452,400-0.17%-
201352,4900.70%-
201252,120--

Compare Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in six industries in the mining sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for computer user support specialist occupations is the oil and gas extraction industry with an annual salary $61,050. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for mining industry (annual salary $48,950). For detailed computer user support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$61,050
Oil and Gas Extraction
$61,050
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$58,120
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$53,670
Support Activities for Mining
$48,950
Support Activities for Mining
$48,950

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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