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
$36,670
25th Percentile Wage
$46,260
50th Percentile Wage
$59,050
75th Percentile Wage
$76,100
90th Percentile Wage
$95,800

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 $95,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $36,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer user support specialists in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,050
3.27% 11.74%
2016
$57,120
5.95% -
2015
$53,720
2.46% -
2014
$52,400
-0.17% -
2013
$52,490
0.70% -
2012
$52,120
- -

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

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in eight 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 $62,590. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for mining industry (annual salary $49,680). 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
$62,590
Oil and Gas Extraction
$62,590
Coal Mining
$58,200
Metal Ore Mining
$55,940
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$54,580
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$51,880
Support Activities for Mining
$49,680
Support Activities for Mining
$49,680

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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