Computer Network Support Specialists

5.4/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $31.46 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 45% (Start worrying)

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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Computer Network Support Specialists' job openings is expected to rise 7.5% by 2030
'Computer Network Support Specialists' is expected to be an average growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Computer Network Support Specialists' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Computer Network Support Specialists' was $65,450, or $31.46 hourly
'Computer Network Support Specialists' are paid 56.0% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 184,220 people employed as Computer Network Support Specialists.
This represents around 0.13% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), cloud networks, servers, and other data communications networks. Perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.

SOC Code: 15-1231.00

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Baby says
Yeah I can see this coming as automation and the cloud services are phasing out any support
Nov 18, 2020 at 04:00 PM

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