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Other Computer Occupations Salary Information

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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Computer Occupations Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,410
25th Percentile Wage
$64,690
50th Percentile Wage
$86,510
75th Percentile Wage
$110,590
90th Percentile Wage
$133,890

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 $133,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $86,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,410. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 194% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other computer occupations from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,5101.47%6.21%
201585,2402.15%-
201483,4101.28%-
201382,3401.46%-
201281,140--

Table 2. Other Computer Occupations Salary by Industry Sector

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 $94,390. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $55,130).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$94,390
Mining
$92,990
Federal, State, and Local Government
$92,420
Finance and Insurance
$89,050
Information
$88,320
Wholesale Trade
$87,460
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$87,420
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$83,910
Manufacturing
$81,750
Transportation and Warehousing
$80,130
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$79,620
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$78,270
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$76,890
Health Care and Social Assistance
$72,900
Educational Services
$65,620
Construction
$63,950
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$63,420
Retail Trade
$58,590
Accommodation and Food Services
$55,130

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Computer Occupations by States

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 $65,030 to $116,150. The highest paying state for other computer occupations is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $116,150. The lowest paying state is Louisiana with a median annual salary of $65,030. 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
$116,150
Maryland
$107,500
Virginia
$101,330
Connecticut
$94,260
Colorado
$94,220
Massachusetts
$91,710
California
$91,680
Alaska
$90,840
Hawaii
$89,250
West Virginia
$87,260
Illinois
$86,800
New Jersey
$86,630
New York
$86,530
Pennsylvania
$86,080
Alabama
$85,250
Texas
$85,200
South Carolina
$84,850
Georgia
$84,340
New Hampshire
$83,360
Missouri
$81,400
Washington
$80,990
Rhode Island
$80,800
North Carolina
$80,570
Vermont
$80,460
Ohio
$79,120
Arizona
$78,220
Kentucky
$78,150
Nebraska
$78,110
Indiana
$77,450
New Mexico
$77,450
South Dakota
$77,450
Idaho
$77,380
Delaware
$76,580
Oregon
$76,510
Oklahoma
$75,740
Mississippi
$75,660
Minnesota
$75,400
Maine
$75,170
Arkansas
$75,060
Michigan
$74,650
Florida
$74,510
Utah
$73,360
Kansas
$73,160
Tennessee
$72,220
Iowa
$70,500
Montana
$69,300
Wyoming
$69,300
North Dakota
$68,060
Wisconsin
$67,960
Puerto Rico
$66,170
Nevada
$65,470
Louisiana
$65,030



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