The salary statistics of other computer occupations are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other computer occupations within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other computer occupations annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$46,240|
|25th Percentile Wage||$65,320|
|50th Percentile Wage||$88,510|
|75th Percentile Wage||$114,180|
|90th Percentile Wage||$139,390|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other computer occupations. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other computer occupations is $139,390. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $88,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,240. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 201% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other computer occupations from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other computer occupations in 19 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other computer occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $94,590. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $58,590).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
From the above tables we note that not only other computer occupations salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other computer occupations in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $62,350 to $116,920. The highest paying state for other computer occupations is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $116,920. The lowest paying state is Louisiana with a median annual salary of $62,350. For more salary information of other computer profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|District of Columbia|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New York|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |