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Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of computer user support specialists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare computer user support specialist salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Computer User Support Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,480
25th Percentile Wage
$40,630
50th Percentile Wage
$51,120
75th Percentile Wage
$63,320
90th Percentile Wage
$77,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer user support specialists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $77,970. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer user support specialists is $32,480.

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 federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,1201.33%4.36%
201550,4401.88%-
201449,4900.97%-
201349,0100.24%-
201248,890--

Compare Computer User Support Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of computer user support specialists in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 federal government, including usps industry with an annual salary $55,450. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $45,700). For detailed computer user support specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal government, including USPS
$55,450
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$53,950
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$51,500
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$51,120
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$50,190
State government, including schools and hospitals
$49,110
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$47,190
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$45,700

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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