Average Mid-Career Computer Scientist with C Programming Language Skills Salary

$97,237
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$6,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Computer Scientist with C Programming Language skills is $97,237.
10%
$69k
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$97k
90%
$148k
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$69k - $148k
Bonus
$2k - $7k
Total Pay
$69k - $155k

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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 Systems Engineering, Java, C++ Programming Language and Software Development.

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 $67,143 based on 24 salaries. An early career Computer Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,212 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Computer Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,685 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $117,188.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 85 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.2%
Early Career
47.1%
Experienced
15.3%
Late Career
9.4%