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Computer Network Architects in Minnesota

Considering a career as a Computer Network Architect in Minnesota?

5.2% Jobs Projection
$108,640 Median Salary
370 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Computer Network Architects Work in Minnesota?

In 2018, there were 3,150 Computer Network Architects working in the state.

There were 4,290 Computer Network Architects employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 1,140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,240 Computer Network Architects working in it, which means Minnesota has more Computer Network Architects than average.


Job Projections for Minnesota

Jobs for Computer Network Architects in this state are growing at a rate of 5.2% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.5%.


Minnesota Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 370 annual Computer Network Architects job openings in Minnesota, and 5,460 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do Computer Network Architects Make in Minnesota?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Architects ranged from $74,910 to $155,550 with $108,640 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $36.02 to $74.79. The median hourly rate was $52.23.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $50.9 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.33.

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


Top Minnesota 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
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,760 $110,080
Fargo, ND-MN 130 $95,600
Duluth, MN-WI 60 $69,390
St. Cloud, MN 50 $107,010
La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN 40 $82,820

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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