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Computer Network Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of computer network support specialists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare computer network support specialist salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Computer Network Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,720
25th Percentile Wage
$48,290
50th Percentile Wage
$64,310
75th Percentile Wage
$84,940
90th Percentile Wage
$109,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer network support specialists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. 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 $109,380. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer network support specialists is $36,720.

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 professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201664,3101.87%6.45%
201563,1100.27%-
201462,9403.45%-
201360,7701.00%-
201260,160--

Compare Computer Network Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of computer network support specialists in 15 industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services 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 research and development in the social sciences and humanities industry with an annual salary $71,810. The lowest paying industry is the veterinary services industry (annual salary $30,740). For detailed computer network support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$71,810
Scientific Research and Development Services
$71,360
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$71,330
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$67,660
Engineering Services
$66,930
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$65,950
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$65,820
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$65,610
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$64,310
Legal Services
$63,740
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$63,590
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$62,740
Testing Laboratories
$62,470
Specialized Design Services
$55,500
Veterinary Services
$30,740

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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