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
$33,500
25th Percentile Wage
$41,950
50th Percentile Wage
$53,920
75th Percentile Wage
$70,170
90th Percentile Wage
$91,080

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 $91,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $33,500.

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 manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,920
1.63% 8.62%
2016
$53,040
1.28% -
2015
$52,360
0.13% -
2014
$52,290
6.87% -
2013
$48,700
-1.17% -
2012
$49,270
- -

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

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in 111 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 tobacco manufacturing industry with an annual salary $68,140. The lowest paying industry is the forging and stamping industry (annual salary $38,700). For detailed computer user support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Tobacco Manufacturing
$68,140
Sawmills and Wood Preservation
$64,980
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$64,010
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$60,570
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$60,160
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$59,840
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing
$58,850
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$58,660
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$58,510
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$58,230
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$58,190
Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing
$57,320
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$56,620
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$56,580
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$56,230
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$55,070
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$55,030
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$54,710
Paper Manufacturing
$54,490
Grain and Oilseed Milling
$54,310
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
$54,210
Other Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$53,990
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$53,630
Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
$53,610
Chemical Manufacturing
$53,420
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
$53,310
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$53,220
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$53,220
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$53,140
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$53,090
Ship and Boat Building
$52,870
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$52,830
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
$52,680
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$52,610
Hardware Manufacturing
$52,570
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
$52,490
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$52,450
Chemical Manufacturing
$52,350
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$52,350
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$52,280
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$52,280
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$52,230
Machinery Manufacturing
$52,040
Machinery Manufacturing
$51,670
Household Appliance Manufacturing
$51,630
Beverage Manufacturing
$51,440
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$51,150
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$51,070
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$50,920
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$50,850
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$50,830
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$50,770
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$50,630
Textile Mills
$50,620
Machine Shops
$50,520
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$50,450
Dairy Product Manufacturing
$50,370
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$50,370
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
$50,360
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$50,270
Apparel Manufacturing
$50,270
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$50,200
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$49,950
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$49,950
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$49,760
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$49,720
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$49,430
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$49,420
Foundries
$49,360
Fabric Mills
$49,320
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$49,230
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$49,150
Food Manufacturing
$49,000
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
$48,780
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$48,610
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$48,570
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
$48,550
Other Food Manufacturing
$48,480
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$48,370
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
$48,290
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$48,260
Printing and Related Support Activities
$48,180
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$48,180
Printing and Related Support Activities
$48,180
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$48,170
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$48,070
Animal Food Manufacturing
$47,920
Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
$47,840
Textile Furnishings Mills
$47,720
Chemical Manufacturing
$47,660
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
$47,560
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$47,440
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
$47,400
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
$47,400
Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing
$47,220
Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$47,140
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$46,730
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
$46,620
Wood Product Manufacturing
$46,610
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
$46,490
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$46,480
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$46,040
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$45,180
Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing
$44,420
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
$44,250
Textile Product Mills
$43,560
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$43,520
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
$42,770
Other Textile Product Mills
$39,350
Footwear Manufacturing
$38,800
Forging and Stamping
$38,700

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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