Average Entry-Level Computer Scientist with Java Skills Salary

$62,127
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$4,943
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Computer Scientist with Java skills is $62,127.
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$45k
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$62k
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$94k
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$45k - $94k
Bonus
$1k - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$41k - $96k

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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 C++ Programming Language, Software Development, Python, C Programming Language and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Computer Scientist

An early career Computer Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,183 based on 113 salaries. A mid-career Computer Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,360 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Computer Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,373 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,619.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 176 survey responses.
Early Career
64.2%
Mid Career
18.2%
Experienced
13.6%
Late Career
4.0%