Average Base Pay
22.6% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Computer User Support Specialists role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $33,170. A Computer User Support Specialists candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $36,880. A person in a mid-career Computer User Support Specialists role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $47,000 a year. Computer User Support Specialists with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $61,890. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Computer User Support Specialists role’s annual salary averages $77,450 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Computer User Support Specialists position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $47,000 higher than the national average for Computer User Support Specialists positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Computer User Support Specialists roles that can advance both internally and with another company.