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Computer Network Support Specialists

Maintain computer networks (such as local area networks and wide area networks) and troubleshoot problems.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$29.16 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  6.4%    Read more about outlook


Associate's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Configure computer networks.
  • Create electronic data backup to prevent loss of information.
  • Implement security measures for computer or information systems.
  • Install computer hardware.
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Job Title Examples:

Internet Network Specialist
Network Diagnostic Support Specialist
WAN Support Specialist (Wide Area Network Support Specialist)

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