A Mid-Career Computer Scientist earns an average salary of $89,068 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Python and Image Processing.

$62,564 - $131,269
$63K
$89K
$130K
MEDIAN: $89,068
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$30.52 - $58.18
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MEDIAN: $50.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$62,564 - $131,269  
   
Bonus
$968 - $9,955  
Profit Sharing
$8,000  
Total Pay (?
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$62,331 - $134,924  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$50.00  
   
Overtime
$54.14  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$968 - $9,955  
   
Profit Sharing
$8,000  
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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$62,331 - $134,924  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Key Stats for Computer Scientist

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
075
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Computer Scientist Salaries

Python
up arrow 11%

Image Processing
up arrow 11%

C programming Language
up arrow 5%

C++
up arrow 4%

C
up arrow 3%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 2%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

National Average
$91,000

Software Development
up arrow 1%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 4%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 13%

Project Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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