Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer User Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,040
25th Percentile Wage
$41,180
50th Percentile Wage
$53,040
75th Percentile Wage
$68,560
90th Percentile Wage
$89,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer user support specialists in the industry sector of manufacturing. 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 $89,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $33,040.

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 manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201653,0401.28%7.11%
201552,3600.13%-
201452,2906.87%-
201348,700-1.17%-
201249,270--

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

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in 98 industries in the manufacturing 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 aerospace product and parts manufacturing industry with an annual salary $77,430. The lowest paying industry is the other textile product mills industry (annual salary $38,520). For detailed computer user support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$77,430
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$61,110
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$59,600
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$58,880
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$58,440
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$58,230
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$57,210
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$57,060
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$56,690
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$56,650
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$56,620
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$55,070
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$54,960
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing
$54,490
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$54,350
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$54,350
Machine Shops
$54,220
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
$54,210
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$54,120
Other Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$53,990
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$53,830
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$53,660
Chemical Manufacturing
$53,350
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$53,300
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$53,090
Ship and Boat Building
$52,870
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$52,700
Apparel Manufacturing
$52,690
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
$52,680
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$52,680
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$52,610
Hardware Manufacturing
$52,570
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$52,350
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$52,340
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$52,130
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$51,690
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
$51,660
Paper Manufacturing
$51,620
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$51,520
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
$51,240
Machinery Manufacturing
$50,970
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$50,920
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$50,840
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$50,830
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$50,550
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$50,450
Dairy Product Manufacturing
$50,260
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$49,950
Other Food Manufacturing
$49,800
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$49,760
Beverage Manufacturing
$49,740
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
$49,590
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$49,570
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$49,490
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$49,450
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$49,410
Household Appliance Manufacturing
$49,180
Food Manufacturing
$49,010
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$48,930
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$48,920
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$48,640
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
$48,550
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
$48,290
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$48,260
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$48,240
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$48,240
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$48,220
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$48,170
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$48,070
Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
$47,840
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$47,800
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$47,570
Textile Furnishings Mills
$47,560
Fabric Mills
$47,540
Printing and Related Support Activities
$47,510
Printing and Related Support Activities
$47,510
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
$47,510
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
$47,400
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$47,250
Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$47,140
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
$47,060
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
$46,890
Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
$46,750
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
$46,740
Textile Mills
$46,700
Wood Product Manufacturing
$46,620
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
$46,620
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$46,410
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$46,070
Foundries
$45,880
Animal Food Manufacturing
$45,390
Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing
$45,290
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
$44,870
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$43,580
Textile Product Mills
$42,130
Footwear Manufacturing
$38,750
Forging and Stamping
$38,700
Other Textile Product Mills
$38,520

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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