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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
$31,730
25th Percentile Wage
$42,020
50th Percentile Wage
$55,350
75th Percentile Wage
$70,400
90th Percentile Wage
$87,590

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 $87,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer support specialists is $31,730.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$55,350
5.40% 9.63%
2016
$52,360
0.99% -
2015
$51,840
-0.19% -
2014
$51,940
0.37% -
2013
$51,750
3.34% -
2012
$50,020
- -

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

The average salaries of computer support specialists in 31 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 other pipeline transportation industry with an annual salary $95,640. 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
Other Pipeline Transportation
$95,640
Pipeline Transportation
$86,710
Postal Service (federal government)
$71,670
Postal Service (federal government)
$71,670
Urban Transit Systems
$65,980
Scheduled Air Transportation
$64,980
Taxi and Limousine Service
$63,900
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$63,050
Rail Transportation
$62,530
Rail Transportation
$62,530
Air Transportation
$61,970
Couriers and Messengers
$60,800
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$60,680
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$60,380
Water Transportation
$59,620
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$57,840
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$57,830
Local Messengers and Local Delivery
$55,740
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$55,410
Freight Transportation Arrangement
$53,950
Other Support Activities for Transportation
$53,220
Support Activities for Transportation
$52,900
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$52,690
Warehousing and Storage
$50,280
Warehousing and Storage
$50,280
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$49,260
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$49,250
Support Activities for Road Transportation
$45,860
Specialized Freight Trucking
$44,460
Truck Transportation
$44,120
General Freight Trucking
$41,710

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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