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Computer Network Architects in Iowa

Considering a career as a Computer Network Architect in Iowa?

11.9% Jobs Projection
$100,670 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Network Architects in Iowa are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Computer Network Architects in Iowa is growing faster than average.

  • Computer Network Architects in Iowa earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Computer Network Architects Work in Iowa?

In 2018, there were 1,240 Computer Network Architects working in the state.

There were 1,180 Computer Network Architects employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 60 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The amount of Computer Network Architects working in the state is similar to the average state.


Job Projections for Iowa

Jobs for Computer Network Architects in this state are growing at a rate of 11.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.5%.


Iowa Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 80 annual job openings, and 1,130 total jobs in 2026 for Computer Network Architects in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 11,700 annual jobs and 173,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Computer Network Architects Make in Iowa?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Architects ranged from $66,290 to $208,000 with $100,670 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $31.87 to $100. The median hourly rate was $48.4.

The median salary in Iowa is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Iowa Metros for Computer Network Architects

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Network Architects.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 1,070 $104,830
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 670 n/a
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 190 $116,030
Cedar Rapids, IA 170 $93,500
Iowa City, IA 90 $100,860
Ames, IA 60 n/a
Dubuque, IA 60 $75,810
Sioux City, IA-NE-SD 40 $81,490

Top States for Computer Network Architects Employment

View the list below to see where most Computer Network Architects work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 16,650 $123,690
Texas 12,560 $120,820
Florida 10,280 $86,810
Virginia 9,700 $121,390
New York 8,660 $111,280
Pennsylvania 7,120 $99,860
Colorado 6,040 $113,970
Massachusetts 6,000 $121,050
Washington 5,800 $99,410
Georgia 5,390 $114,350
Maryland 5,340 $126,540
Illinois 5,310 $116,620
New Jersey 5,160 $125,020
Ohio 4,780 $96,530
North Carolina 4,730 $106,170
Indiana 3,620 $82,660
Michigan 3,300 $104,340
Minnesota 3,150 $108,640
Missouri 2,880 $98,100
Arizona 2,550 $100,440

Below are the states where Computer Network Architects get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Delaware $133,680
Maryland $126,540
New Jersey $125,020
New Hampshire $124,500
California $123,690
District of Columbia $123,590
Connecticut $121,500
Virginia $121,390
Massachusetts $121,050
Texas $120,820

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