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Employment of computer support specialists is projected to grow 10 percent through 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. More support services, including computer programming specialists, will be needed as organizations upgrade computer equipment and applications. Computer support staff will be needed to respond to increasingly complex installation and repair requirements.

Job growth also may come from increasing demand for IT support services from healthcare industries. This field is expected to greatly increase its use of IT, and support services will be crucial to keep everything running properly.

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  • The median annual wage for computer support specialists was $49,390 in 2016.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Computer Support Specialists (November 7, 2017).