Computer Network Salary

According to a CNN article written in 2006 titled “What some fastest-paying jobs pay”, Network Systems was listed as having such a rapid growth that it was awarded placement on the Bureau of Labor Statistics' list of the 30 fastest-growing jobs through 2014. Computer networking jobs are not only experiencing record growth, but they also topped the list of the fastest-growing salaries.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual salary for computer networking professionals is $61,250. Of course the salary varies by geographic location, the size of the company, and a variety of other factors.

*Median annual salary, according to November 2004 BLS data.

Salaries by State

Salaries in network administration are similar to most fields in that they vary depending on the state you reside. Some college graduates going into the network administration field are willing to relocate so having information on which states pay better than others is helpful. Overall, regardless of the state you live, this field is a high paying one compared to that of other professions.

These salaries listed below are only an average and do not represent all salaries in this field in that particular state. The salary figures were compiled from www.indeed.com .

Alabama : $77,000
Alaska : $65,000
Arizona : $60,000
Arkansas : $75,000
California : $70,000
Colorado : $63,000
Connecticut : $77,000
Delaware : $68,000
District of Columbia : $84,000
Florida : $67,000
Georgia : $77,000
Hawaii : $53,000
Idaho : $60,000
Illinois : $73,000
Indiana : $68,000
Iowa : $68,000
Kansas : $64,000
Kentucky : $62,000
Louisiana : $69,000
Maine : $51,000
Maryland : $75,000
Massachusetts : $80,000
Michigan : $72,000
Minnesota : $63,000
Mississippi : $77,000
Missouri : $69,000
Montana : $53,000
Nebraska : $65,000
Nevada : $66,000
New Hampshire : $60,000
New Jersey : $77,000
New Mexico : $85,000
New York : $83,000
North Carolina : $70,000
North Dakota : $67,000
Ohio : $69,000
Oklahoma : $65,000
Oregon : $71,000
Pennsylvania : $67,000
Rhode Island : $70,000
South Carolina : $58,000
South Dakota : $64,000
Tennessee : $69,000
Texas : $67,000
Utah : $60,000
Vermont : $64,000
Virginia : $80,000
Washington : $69,000
West Virginia : $84,000
Wisconsin : $55,000
Wyoming : $82,000

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