A Mid-Career Computer Scientist earns an average salary of $90,130 per year. A skill in Image Processing is associated with high pay for this job.

$64,652 - $131,111
$65K
$90K
$130K
MEDIAN: $90,130
10%
50%
90%

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$29.48 - $51.39
$46
MEDIAN: $45.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$64,652 - $131,111  
   
Bonus
$970 - $9,658  
Profit Sharing
$7,861  
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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$63,486 - $134,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 110
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$45.93  
   
Overtime
$44.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$970 - $9,658  
   
Profit Sharing
$7,861  
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).
)
$63,486 - $134,725  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Key Stats for Computer Scientist

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Computer Scientist Salaries

Image Processing
up arrow 10%

Python
up arrow 8%

C++
up arrow 4%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 2%

C
up arrow 2%

C programming Language
up arrow 2%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

National Average
$92,000

Software Development
up arrow 1%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 2%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 13%

Project Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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