Computer User Support Specialist Salary Information in Kentucky

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer user support specialists in the state of Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer user support specialists amongst Kentucky cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Computer User Support Specialists in Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,280
25th Percentile Wage
$32,850
50th Percentile Wage
$41,130
75th Percentile Wage
$54,960
90th Percentile Wage
$72,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer user support specialists in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,280.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.16
25th Percentile Wage
$15.79
50th Percentile Wage
$19.77
75th Percentile Wage
$26.43
90th Percentile Wage
$34.67

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer user support specialists in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $34.67. The median hourly salary is $19.77. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.16.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,130-0.27%8.34%
201541,2405.65%-
201438,9100.57%-
201338,6902.56%-
201237,700--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Computer User Support Specialists in Kentucky Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of computer user support specialists in some Kentucky cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of computer user support specialists in state of Kentucky ranges from $32,600 to $43,290. The highest paying area for computer user support specialists in Kentucky is Lexington-Fayette with a median annual salary of $43,290. The second highest paying city/area in Kentucky State is Owensboro (mean annual salary $42,990). The lowest paying area is West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $32,600.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lexington-Fayette
$43,290
Owensboro
$42,990
Elizabethtown
$42,700
Louisville-Jefferson County
$42,580
Evansville
$40,030
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$39,590
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$39,580
Bowling Green
$37,040
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$35,250
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$32,600


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