Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer User Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,050
25th Percentile Wage
$36,270
50th Percentile Wage
$46,880
75th Percentile Wage
$59,500
90th Percentile Wage
$74,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer user support specialists in the industry sector of educational 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 user support specialists is $74,170. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $46,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $28,050.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$46,880
2.79% 6.95%
2016
$45,570
1.60% -
2015
$44,840
0.38% -
2014
$44,670
1.10% -
2013
$44,180
1.27% -
2012
$43,620
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Compare Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in 27 industries in the educational services 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 colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $53,620. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - local government owned industry (annual salary $37,010). For detailed computer user support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$53,620
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$49,650
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$49,560
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$49,040
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$48,800
Educational Services - State government owned
$48,690
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$48,090
Educational Services - Privately owned
$47,730
Educational Support Services
$47,130
Educational Services
$46,880
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$46,850
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$46,610
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$46,240
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$45,700
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$45,700
Educational Services - Local government owned
$45,470
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$44,090
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$42,610
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$42,520
Junior colleges - State government owned
$42,490
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$41,750
Technical and Trade Schools
$41,630
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$40,410
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$39,240
Other Schools and Instruction
$38,920
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$38,730
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$37,010

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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