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Computer Systems Analysts

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $44.03
Statewide median: $20.95

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Computer Systems Analysts *

Area Low Median High
U S
$33.62 $43.40 $55.50
Minnesota
$34.76 $44.03 $54.87
Central Minnesota
$29.13 $35.87 $44.16
Northeast Minnesota
$29.79 $36.25 $43.32
Northwest Minnesota
$26.66 $32.71 $38.43
Southeast Minnesota
$32.50 $38.79 $47.98
Southwest Minnesota
$32.25 $40.18 $52.25
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$35.68 $45.00 $56.03

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 18,710 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Computer Systems Analysts most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 11,324 new Computer Systems Analysts to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Computer Systems Analysts
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 600,500 654,900 54,400 9.1%
Minnesota 16,029 16,970 941 5.9%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Northwest Minnesota 433 494 61 14.1%
Southeast Minnesota 749 758 9 1.2%
Central Minnesota 400 433 33 8.3%
Northeast Minnesota 205 214 9 4.4%
Southwest Minnesota 295 304 9 3.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 13,899 14,798 899 6.5%


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