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Occupational Employment Statistics


15-1211 Computer Systems Analysts

Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to develop and implement solutions to complex applications problems, system administration issues, or network concerns. Perform systems management and integration functions, improve existing computer systems, and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and schedule limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Central Minnesota 34025$46.81/hr$30.88/hr$37.92/hr$40.86/hr$52.22/hr$64.69/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities860$43.86/hr
Financial Activities3,300$50.41/hr
Professional and Business Services6,160$51.40/hr
Education and Health Services1,460$40.56/hr
Leisure and Hospitality30$39.57/hr
Other Services40$39.57/hr
Public Administration1,140$59.07/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/A$37.11/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 110$39.51/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 170$40.86/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 170$40.86/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 180$39.82/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 190$50.04/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 210$39.51/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 240$42.66/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 240$46.02/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 260$40.56/hr0.7%
Northwest Minnesota 280$39.53/hr4.5%
Central Minnesota 340$40.86/hr2.0%
Northeast Minnesota 350$40.11/hr8.9%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 350$40.11/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 450$42.66/hr-1.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 12,670$51.40/hr5.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 12,840$51.40/hrN/A
Minnesota 14,800$50.94/hr5.6%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -
Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 1,950$48.48/hrN/A
Web Developers 1,710$42.89/hrN/A
Database Administrators 1,720$50.56/hrN/A
Database Architects 890$61.43/hrN/A
Information Security Analysts 2,520$51.40/hr29.0%
Computer and Information Systems Managers 9,330$76.82/hr8.3%
Data Scientists 1,320$51.53/hrN/A
Computer Occupations, All Other 4,380$40.96/hr7.5%
Computer Programmers 1,430$44.23/hr-14.0%

  • Use object-oriented programming languages, as well as client and server applications development processes and multimedia and Internet technology.
  • Develop strategies, policies or procedures for introducing, evaluating, or modifying information technology applied to nursing practice, administration, education, or research.
  • Review and analyze computer printouts and performance indicators to locate code problems, and correct errors by correcting codes.
  • Use the computer in the analysis and solution of business problems, such as development of integrated production and inventory control and cost analysis systems.
  • Analyze and interpret patient, nursing, or information systems data to improve nursing services.
  • Provide staff and users with assistance solving computer-related problems, such as malfunctions and program problems.
  • Provide consultation to nurses regarding hardware or software configuration.
  • Provide consultation to nurses regarding hardware or software configuration.
  • Specify inputs accessed by the system and plan the distribution and use of the results.
  • Test, maintain, and monitor computer programs and systems, including coordinating the installation of computer programs and systems.