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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.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
151121  Computer Systems Analysts 16,530 19,428 2,898 17.53 % 503 290 213 Bachelor's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,860  35 % 7,290  38 % 1,430  24 % $96,760
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,860  35 % 7,290  38 % 1,430  24 % $96,760
Finance and Insurance    2,150  13 % 2,460  13 % 310  14 % $92,460
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    1,460  9 % 1,560  8 % 100  7 % $78,010
Information    1,380  8 % 1,710  9 % 330  24 % $98,520
Health Care and Social Assistance    1,070  6 % 1,310  7 % 240  22 % $83,730
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    1,030  6 % 1,200  6 % 170  16 % $92,520
Management of Companies and Enterprises    1,010  6 % 1,140  6 % 130  12 % $92,980
Management of Companies and Enterprises    1,010  6 % 1,140  6 % 130  12 % $92,980
Hospitals    960  6 % 1,150  6 % 190  21 % $83,560
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    790  5 % 880  5 % 90  11 % $91,940
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    780  5 % 990  5 % 210  27 % $102,930
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing    760  5 % 730  4 % -30  -4 % $102,950
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    660  4 % 780  4 % 120  19 % $95,790
Educational Services    470  3 % 550  3 % 80  16 % $87,980
Educational Services    470  3 % 550  3 % 80  16 % $87,980
Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services    460  3 % 560  3 % 100  22 % $90,630
Wholesale Trade    350  2 % 380  2 % 30  6 % $98,360
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    240  1 % 250  1 % 10  4 % $98,210
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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