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Northwest Workforce Development Area (1Q 2020)
All Industry
Estimated employment260
Mean wage$42.85
Entry wage$30.96
10th percentile wage$28.20
50th percentile wage$41.46
90th percentile wage$61.03
Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services9035.8%
Education and Health Services6023.6%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities104.3%
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services60$41.78
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities10$38.42
Professional and Business Services90$38.34
Network and Computer Systems Administrators (15-1244)
Install, configure, and maintain an organizations 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 incl. 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. Excludes Information Security Analysts (15-1212), Computer Network Support Specialists (15-1231), and Computer User Support Specialists (15-1232).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$41.46 $41.16  $0.30
2019$40.14+3.3%$39.85 +3.3%$0.29
2018$39.09+2.7%$38.81 +2.7%$0.28
2017$38.19+2.4%$37.91 +2.4%$0.28
2016$37.59+1.6%$37.32 +1.6%$0.27
2015$36.87+2.0%$36.60 +2.0%$0.27
2014$36.18+1.9%$35.91 +1.9%$0.26
2013$35.49+1.9%$35.23 +1.9%$0.26
2012$34.80+2.0%$34.54 +2.0%$0.25
2011$34.25+1.6%$34.01 +1.6%$0.25
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$41.46 $21.91  $19.55
2019$40.14+3.3%$21.02 +4.2%$19.12
2018$39.09+2.7%$20.38 +3.1%$18.71
2017$38.19+2.4%$19.83 +2.8%$18.35
2016$37.59+1.6%$19.38 +2.3%$18.21
2015$36.87+2.0%$18.98 +2.1%$17.89
2014$36.18+1.9%$18.57 +2.2%$17.61
2013$35.49+1.9%$18.20 +2.1%$17.29
2012$34.80+2.0%$17.88 +1.7%$16.91
2011$34.25+1.6%$17.60 +1.6%$16.65
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2020
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Southwest $50.27680
South Central $44.28400
Eastern $44.18190
North Central $43.45940
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central $43.45940
Southwest $50.27680
South Central $44.28400
Northwest $41.46260
Wages in other areas
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