Average Computer Scientist with Computer Security Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Computer Scientist with Computer Security skills is $77,961.
MEDIAN $77,961
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$45k - $151k
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$45k - $152k

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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 Software Development and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include JavaScript, Java and C++ Programming Language.

Years of Experience

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Early Career