Pay for Computer Scientists with Java skills sits in the ballpark of $77K annually. Final cash compensation to Computer Scientists with Java skills varies from around $48K to approximately $119K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $10K and $22K, respectively. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$47,810 - $115,206
$48K
$77K
$120K
MEDIAN: $76,585
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$7.61 - $63.62
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MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,810 - $115,206  
   
Bonus
$972 - $10,101  
Profit Sharing
$494.93 - $21,699  
Total Pay (?
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$48,379 - $118,977  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 137
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$7.61 - $63.62  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.91  
Overtime
$51.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$972 - $10,101  
   
Profit Sharing
$494.93 - $21,699  
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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$48,379 - $118,977  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Key Stats for Computer Scientist

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Computer Scientist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$77,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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