All data is specific to San Diego County

Fast Facts?

  • Average Annual Salary $48,246
  • Hourly Pay Entry Level: $19.13
    Median: $23.19
    Experienced: $29.48
  • Growth (2014-2019)9%
  • Openings (2014-2019)236
  • Current Employment 7,363
  • Projected Employment 7,595
  • Typical Entry-level Education Some college, no degree

Computer User Support Specialists

Employment, 2004 - 2019

Top Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities

  • TECHNICAL
  • Technical Support
  • Repair
  • Help Desk Support
  • SQL
  • LINUX
  • NON-TECHNICAL
  • Troubleshooting
  • Communication
  • Customer Service
  • Writing
  • Microsoft Windows

occupational tasks

  • Oversee the daily performance of computer systems
  • Answer user inquiries regarding computer software or hardware operation to resolve problems
  • Enter commands and observe system functioning to verify correct operations and detect errors
  • Set up equipment for employee use, performing or ensuring proper installation of cables, operating systems or appropriate software
  • Install and perform minor repairs to hardware, software, or peripheral equipment, following design or installation specifications

Gender Breakdown: Male/Female (percentages)