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Estimated employment7,980
Mean wage44.61
Entry wage30.84
10th percentile wage28.41
50th percentile wage42.47
90th percentile wage62.43
 Top Employing Industries
 Industry Employment  Percent 
Professional and Business Services3,51044.0%
Financial Activities2,33029.3%
Education and Health Services6608.3%
Manufacturing6207.8%
Public Adminsitration6107.7%
 Best Paying Industries
 Industry Employment  Median Wage 
Professional and Business Services3,51047.12
Manufacturing62044.53
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities21044.20
Financial Activities2,33043.23
Education and Health Services66041.20
Computer Systems Analysts (15-1121)
Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software.
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational Group  Difference 
Current$44.61 $41.36  $3.25
2013$44.46+.3%$41.22 +.3%$3.24
2012$43.61+1.9%$40.44 +1.9%$3.18
2011$42.76+2.0%$39.65 +2.0%$3.11
2010$42.10+1.6%$39.03 +1.6%$3.06
2009$41.36+1.8%$38.35 +1.8%$3.01
2008$40.92+1.1%$37.94 +1.1%$2.98
2007$39.70+3.1%$36.81 +3.1%$2.89
2006$38.37+3.5%$35.58 +3.5%$2.79
2005$36.90+4.0%$34.21 +4.0%$2.69
YearThis OccupationCompared to All Occupations  Difference 
Current$44.61 $26.43  $18.18
2013$44.46+.3%$26.36 +.3%$18.10
2012$43.61+1.9%$25.83 +2.1%$17.78
2011$42.76+2.0%$25.38 +1.7%$17.38
2010$42.10+1.6%$24.99 +1.6%$17.11
2009$41.36+1.8%$24.57 +1.7%$16.79
2008$40.92+1.1%$24.23 +1.4%$16.68
2007$39.70+3.1%$23.61 +2.6%$16.09
2006$38.37+3.5%$22.86 +3.3%$15.51
2005$36.90+4.0%$22.15 +3.2%$14.74

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 percent of workers earn between this wage range, 10 percent earn less while 10 percent earn more.

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2014
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