Experienced Computer Scientist Salary

Wages for Experienced Computer Scientists are generous, with average pay above six figures ($102K) per year. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Experienced Computer Scientists is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$76,961 - $148,313
$77K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $101,729
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50%
90%

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$29.83 - $65.11
$40
MEDIAN: $40.00
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$0$150K
Salary $76,961 - $148,313
Bonus $0.00 - $10,067
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$71,411 - $150,210
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $40.00
Hourly Tips $0.91
Overtime $53.00
Annual Data $0$150K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,067
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$71,411 - $150,210
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Key Stats for Computer Scientist

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
10-19 years
84%
20 years or more
16%
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Skills That Affect Computer Scientist Salaries

Python
▲7%

Systems Engineering
▲4%

National Average
$102,000

Software Development
▼1%

Project Management
▼2%

C
▼3%

C++
▼4%

C++ Programming Language
▼4%

C#
▼4%

Java
▼5%

JavaScript
▼5%

C programming Language
▼7%

Matlab
▼7%

C# Programming Language
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 4%
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