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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
2018
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 % $96,390
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,030  34 % 5,880  38 % 850  17 % $96,390
Information    1,390  9 % 1,440  9 % 50  3 % $91,270
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    1,080  7 % 1,110  7 % 30  2 % $89,080
Health Care and Social Assistance    930  6 % 960  6 % 30  3 % $86,930
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    850  6 % 850  5 % 0  0 % $90,610
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    830  6 % 840  5 % 10  0 % $83,510
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    780  5 % 680  4 % -100  -13 % $106,270
Management of Companies and Enterprises    750  5 % 760  5 % 10  2 % $88,720
Management of Companies and Enterprises    750  5 % 760  5 % 10  2 % $88,720
Hospitals    740  5 % 750  5 % 10  2 % $86,250
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    720  5 % 700  5 % -20  -3 % $99,690
Wholesale Trade    670  5 % 650  4 % -20  -3 % $105,370
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    580  4 % 600  4 % 20  4 % $117,910
Administrative and Support Services    580  4 % 600  4 % 20  4 % $117,910
Educational Services    510  3 % 550  4 % 40  8 % $88,040
Educational Services    510  3 % 550  4 % 40  8 % $88,040
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    440  3 % 410  3 % -30  -5 % $112,150
Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services    300  2 % 340  2 % 40  14 % $94,790
Other Information Services    180  1 % 190  1 % 10  4 % $93,210
Ambulatory Health Care Services    180  1 % 200  1 % 20  8 % $88,670
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    180  1 % 190  1 % 10  2 % $89,750
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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