Average Experienced Computer Scientist with Software Development Skills Salary

$103,326
Avg. Salary
$4,750
Bonus
$7,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Computer Scientist with Software Development skills is $103,326.
10%
$82k
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$103k
90%
$157k
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Salary
$82k - $157k
Bonus
$970 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$82k - $162k

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Job Description for Computer Scientist

Computer Scientist Tasks
  • Generate research ideas and solutions to complex computer science problems.
  • Writes articles for publication.
  • Plan, coordinate and execute research objectives.
  • Perform research support on problems of diverse scope and execute research projects.

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Popular Skills for Computer Scientist

Skills in Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Systems Engineering, Java and C++ Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Computer Scientist

An entry-level Computer Scientist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,521 based on 54 salaries. An early career Computer Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,568 based on 134 salaries. A mid-career Computer Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,549 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,084.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 281 survey responses.
Entry Level
19.2%
Early Career
47.7%
Mid Career
23.5%
Late Career
9.6%