Computer Support Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$64,000
$48,000
Min 10%
$64,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Weil, Gotshal & Manges
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a computer support specialist make?
The national average salary for a Computer Support Specialist in the U.S. is $64,924 annually or $31.21 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $86,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $48,000. Education companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Washington, Minnesota, North Dakota, California, and Massachusetts have the highest paying Computer Support Specialist jobs. The typical tenure for a Computer Support Specialist is 3.2 years.
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Average Computer Support Specialist Salary By Location

Across America, Computer Support Specialists make on average $64,924 annually or $31.21 hourly. The top city when it comes to Computer Support Specialist salaries is San Francisco, CA at $83,158 per year. Even as an entry-level Computer Support Specialist, you will make $57,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Computer Support Specialist salaries are Washington, Minnesota, North Dakota, California, and Massachusetts. West Virginia, Florida, New Mexico, Hawaii, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for Computer Support Specialists.

Map of Computer Support Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Computer Support Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Computer Support Specialist Salary By Company

Computer Support Specialists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Education companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Computer Support Specialists. Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Juniper Networks are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Google and Informatica report highly competitive salaries for Computer Support Specialists.

Average Computer Support Specialist Pay By Industry

Computer Support Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Professional companies, Telecommunication companies, and Technology companies pay their Computer Support Specialists well. Salaries for Computer Support Specialists in Professional companies average $75,404 annually, while Telecommunication companies and Technology companies pay $74,323 and $69,568, respectively. At $54,675, the average salary for Computer Support Specialists in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Professional
Professional
$75,404
$75k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$74,323
$74k
Technology
Technology
$69,568
$70k
Finance
Finance
$63,418
$63k
Health Care
Health Care
$57,606
$58k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$56,978
$57k
Education
Education
$54,722
$55k
Retail
Retail
$54,675
$55k

Computer Support Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Computer Support Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Computer Support Specialist can range from $49,250 to $97,613 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Computer Support Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Western Technical College
Instructor-Computer Support Specialist
04/24/2020
$57,066
Computer Support Specialist
03/19/2020
$41,302
Goodtemps
Computer Support Specialists
03/18/2020
$48,940
Metropolitan Community College
Computer Support Personnel
03/04/2020
$29,218
Senior Computer Support Specialist
02/26/2020
$50,000
Goodtemps
Computer Support Specialist
02/23/2020
$48,940
Computer Support Specialist
01/29/2020
$51,762
Computer Support Specialist
01/28/2020
$36,919
Arkansas Government Job
Computer Support Specialist
01/27/2020
$51,762
United States Courts
Computer Support Specialist
01/25/2020
$51,959
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