Computer Network Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Network Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,640
25th Percentile Wage
$53,470
50th Percentile Wage
$70,510
75th Percentile Wage
$92,120
90th Percentile Wage
$116,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer network support specialists in the industry sector of information. 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 network support specialists is $116,570. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer network support specialists is $40,640.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201670,510-0.03%8.64%
201570,5301.63%-
201469,3804.31%-
201366,3902.97%-
201264,420--

Compare Computer Network Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of computer network support specialists in 20 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for computer network support specialist occupations is the satellite telecommunications industry with an annual salary $87,130. The lowest paying industry is the cable and other subscription programming industry (annual salary $51,460). For detailed computer network support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Satellite Telecommunications
$87,130
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$73,070
Telecommunications
$71,800
Software Publishers
$70,270
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$68,720
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$68,720
Other Telecommunications
$68,540
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$67,760
Other Information Services
$67,580
Other Information Services
$67,580
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$67,280
Radio Broadcasting
$61,140
Television Broadcasting
$60,890
Newspaper Publishers
$60,690
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$59,790
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$57,640
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$57,270
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$53,900
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$52,180
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$51,460

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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