Job Outlook

Opportunities for support personnel will continue to grow by 22 percent, especially with emphasis on client-service applications, through 2020. Employers continue to seek those with strong computer, interpersonal and communication skills.

Potential Earnings

Salaries for computer support specialists start in the mid $20s and progress to the mid $30s. According to information available from the U. S. Department of Labor, Web developers and designers can earn an average salary in the high $40s depending on experience, size of company and location.