Average Salary: $61,380
What They Do
These pros use their technical expertise to maintain the company or organization’s computer systems. They solve problems and figure out how to grow the technology systems as the company or organization grows. Some specialize in protecting the computer systems.
Why It’s Hot
The BLS predicts 12-percent growth through 2024 – faster than average.
What You’ll Need
The variety of roles means there are multiple career paths. Some employers will require a bachelor’s degree in a related field; others will be OK with an associate degree, certification or military experience.
Companies Currently Hiring
7-Eleven | AECOM | Aetna | Bank of America | CB&I | Chenega Corporation | Comcast NBCUniversal | CruiseOne | Deloitte | Farmers Insurance | General Electric | The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company | HCA, Hospital Corporation of America | Kaiser Permanente | KeyBank | Lear Corporation | Oracle | PriceWaterhouseCoopers | Roehl Transport | Safelite Autoglass | Sodexo | The Home Depot | TMC Transportation | Tri-State Generation & Transmission | Verizon | Xcel Energy