Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer User Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,000
25th Percentile Wage
$39,880
50th Percentile Wage
$50,740
75th Percentile Wage
$65,680
90th Percentile Wage
$89,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer user support specialists in the industry sector of finance and insurance. 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 $89,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $32,000.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,7401.56%4.36%
201549,9500.90%-
201449,5002.93%-
201348,050-1.00%-
201248,530--

Compare Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in 20 industries in the finance and insurance 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 monetary authorities-central bank industry with an annual salary $74,590. The lowest paying industry is the depository credit intermediation industry (annual salary $46,220). For detailed computer user support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$74,590
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$74,590
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$68,340
Securities and Commodity Exchanges
$65,200
Other Financial Investment Activities
$59,680
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$59,660
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage
$59,300
Other Investment Pools and Funds
$58,700
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds
$58,170
Insurance Carriers
$53,280
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$52,050
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$51,640
Other Insurance Related Activities
$50,530
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$49,810
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$48,990
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
$48,810
Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$47,550
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$46,780
Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$46,390
Depository Credit Intermediation
$46,220

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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