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Computer Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer support specialists in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. 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 support specialists is $82,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $52,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer support specialists is $30,440.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Computer Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of computer support specialists in 27 industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for computer support specialist occupations is the postal service (federal government) industry with an annual salary $70,860. The lowest paying industry is the general freight trucking industry (annual salary $41,710). For detailed computer support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Postal Service (federal government)
Postal Service (federal government)
Rail Transportation
Rail Transportation
Scheduled Air Transportation
Pipeline Transportation
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
Air Transportation
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
Water Transportation
Couriers and Messengers
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
Support Activities for Water Transportation
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
Local Messengers and Local Delivery
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
Freight Transportation Arrangement
Other Support Activities for Transportation
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
Support Activities for Transportation
Warehousing and Storage
Warehousing and Storage
Support Activities for Air Transportation
Specialized Freight Trucking
Support Activities for Road Transportation
Truck Transportation
General Freight Trucking

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


Highest paying industries for computer support specialists.