Network and Computer Systems Administrators
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Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.
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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 44% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Network and Computer Systems Administrators will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Network and Computer Systems Administrators' job openings is expected to rise 3.4% by 2032
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Network and Computer Systems Administrators' was $90,520, or $43 per hour
'Network and Computer Systems Administrators' were paid 95.5% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 325,930 people employed as 'Network and Computer Systems Administrators' within the United States.
This represents around 0.22% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 453 people are employed as 'Network and Computer Systems Administrators'.
Install, configure, and maintain an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), data communications network, operating systems, and physical and virtual servers. Perform system monitoring and verify the integrity and availability of hardware, network, and server resources and systems. Review system and application logs and verify completion of scheduled jobs, including system backups. Analyze network and server resource consumption and control user access. Install and upgrade software and maintain software licenses. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software.
SOC Code: 15-1244.00
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