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Computer Systems Analysts

in Massachusetts

Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software.

Occupation Projection for Computer Systems Analysts

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
151121  Computer Systems Analysts 14,677 15,584 907 6.18 % 277 676 91 1,044 Bachelor's degree 

Computer Systems Analysts Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,030  34 % 5,880  38 % 850  17 % $93,860
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,030  34 % 5,880  38 % 850  17 % $93,860
Information    1,390  9 % 1,440  9 % 50  3 % $88,520
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    1,080  7 % 1,110  7 % 30  2 % $92,100
Health Care and Social Assistance    930  6 % 960  6 % 30  3 % $85,250
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    850  6 % 850  5 % 0  0 % $85,520
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    830  6 % 840  5 % 10  0 % $80,130
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    780  5 % 680  4 % -100  -13 % $104,480
Management of Companies and Enterprises    750  5 % 760  5 % 10  2 % $90,620
Management of Companies and Enterprises    750  5 % 760  5 % 10  2 % $90,620
Hospitals    740  5 % 750  5 % 10  2 % $85,560
Wholesale Trade    670  5 % 650  4 % -20  -3 % $94,050
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    580  4 % 600  4 % 20  4 % $106,330
Administrative and Support Services    580  4 % 600  4 % 20  4 % $106,330
Educational Services    510  3 % 550  4 % 40  8 % $90,620
Educational Services    510  3 % 550  4 % 40  8 % $90,620
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    440  3 % 410  3 % -30  -5 % $93,200
Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services    300  2 % 340  2 % 40  14 % $93,980
Other Services (except Government)    210  1 % 200  1 % -10  -3 % $95,320
Repair and Maintenance    180  1 % 170  1 % -10  -4 % $96,400
Ambulatory Health Care Services    180  1 % 200  1 % 20  8 % $85,790
Other Information Services    180  1 % 190  1 % 10  4 % $89,710
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    180  1 % 190  1 % 10  2 % $98,000
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