Network and Computer Systems Administrator Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of network and computer systems administrators in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare network and computer systems administrator salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Network and Computer Systems Administrators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,540
25th Percentile Wage
$59,230
50th Percentile Wage
$74,790
75th Percentile Wage
$94,220
90th Percentile Wage
$114,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for network and computer systems administrators in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) network and computer systems administrators is $114,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid network and computer systems administrators is $47,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of network and computer systems administrators in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,790
1.90% 8.69%
2016
$73,370
1.04% -
2015
$72,610
2.40% -
2014
$70,870
2.10% -
2013
$69,380
1.57% -
2012
$68,290
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Compare Network and Computer Systems Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of network and computer systems administrators in 42 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for network and computer systems administrator occupations is the specialty hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $119,640. The lowest paying industry is the services for the elderly and persons with disabilities industry (annual salary $60,340). For detailed network and computer systems administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$119,640
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$88,690
Hospitals - State government owned
$87,690
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$87,570
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$84,040
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$80,210
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$77,440
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$77,430
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$77,300
Hospitals - Privately owned
$77,190
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$77,050
Offices of Physicians
$75,630
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$74,920
Ambulance Services
$74,750
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$73,440
Hospitals - Local government owned
$73,430
Home Health Care Services
$73,380
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$73,230
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$72,910
Outpatient Care Centers
$72,320
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$70,940
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$70,710
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$70,640
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$70,580
Child Day Care Services
$70,420
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$68,480
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$67,600
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$66,970
Offices of Dentists
$66,650
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$65,570
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$65,410
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$64,950
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$64,310
Other Residential Care Facilities
$64,170
Offices of Optometrists
$64,120
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$63,570
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$63,170
Social Assistance
$62,830
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$62,020
Individual and Family Services
$61,380
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$60,510
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$60,340

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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