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Computer User Support Specialists

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $23.93
Statewide median: $18.65

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Computer User Support Specialists *

Area Low Median High
U S
$17.85 $23.21 $30.25
Minnesota
$19.05 $23.93 $30.17
Central Minnesota
$17.20 $20.99 $25.58
Northeast Minnesota
$15.44 $20.68 $25.57
Northwest Minnesota
$16.94 $21.20 $26.29
Southeast Minnesota
$18.05 $22.22 $27.85
Southwest Minnesota
$16.71 $19.52 $24.10
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$19.91 $25.18 $31.80

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 12,990 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Computer User Support Specialists most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 2,910 new Computer User Support Specialists to meet market demand between 2012-2022. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Computer User Support Specialists
  Employment Employment Change
2012 2022 Number Percent
U S 547,700 658,500 110,800 20.2%
Minnesota 10,872 12,070 1,198 11%
  2012 2022 Number Percent
Northeast Minnesota 398 434 36 9%
Central Minnesota 708 807 99 14%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 7,916 8,910 994 12.6%
Southwest Minnesota 523 535 12 2.3%
Northwest Minnesota 418 437 19 4.5%


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