Compensation for Experienced Computer Scientists is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($103K). Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. For the most part, Experienced Computer Scientists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$79,021 - $151,734
(Median)
$79K
$100K
$150K
MEDIAN: $102,797
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$79,021 - $151,734  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,114  
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$79,081 - $152,788  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Skills That Affect Computer Scientist Salaries

Systems Engineering
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Python
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National Average
$104,000

Software Development
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Project Management
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 5%

C
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Java
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C#
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C++ Programming Language
up arrow 8%

C programming Language
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Matlab
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JavaScript
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C# Programming Language
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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