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
$37,060
25th Percentile Wage
$50,340
50th Percentile Wage
$68,120
75th Percentile Wage
$91,450
90th Percentile Wage
$117,000

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 $117,000. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer network support specialists is $37,060.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,120
-3.51% 5.43%
2016
$70,510
-0.03% -
2015
$70,530
1.63% -
2014
$69,380
4.31% -
2013
$66,390
2.97% -
2012
$64,420
- -

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 $50,600). 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
Other Information Services
$71,300
Other Information Services
$71,300
Telecommunications
$69,610
Software Publishers
$69,040
Other Telecommunications
$68,540
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$67,320
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$67,280
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$65,510
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$65,510
Newspaper Publishers
$64,990
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$63,060
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$62,600
Radio Broadcasting
$61,140
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$60,380
Television Broadcasting
$58,910
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$53,650
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$50,980
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$50,600

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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