Computer User Support Specialists

5.2/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
61%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
8.9%
by 2030
WAGES
$52,690
or $25.33 hourly
VOLUME
634,820
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 61% (Robots are watching)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Computer User Support Specialists' job openings is expected to rise 8.9% by 2030
'Computer User Support Specialists' is expected to be a fast 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 User Support Specialists' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Computer User Support Specialists' was $52,690, or $25.33 hourly
'Computer User Support Specialists' are paid 25.6% 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 634,820 people employed as Computer User Support Specialists.
This represents around 0.46% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Provide technical assistance to computer users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, via telephone, or electronically. May provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail, and operating systems.

SOC Code: 15-1232.00

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