Job Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U. S. Department of Labor, positions for computer support specialists and systems administrators is expected to grow as fast as average. Overall employment of computer programmers is projected to increase by 2.70 percent from 2016 to 2024. Growth, however, will vary by specialty.

Job Potential Earnings

According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, computer programmer and support specialists can start around $52,358 per year and increase to possibly $78,086.