Average Late-Career Computer Scientist with Software Development Skills Salary

$103,925
Avg. Salary
$5,238
Bonus
$1,750
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The average salary for a Late-Career Computer Scientist with Software Development skills is $103,925.
10%
$81k
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$104k
90%
$161k
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Salary
$81k - $161k
Bonus
$0 - $35k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$81k - $184k

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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 Systems Engineering, Python, C Programming Language and Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $66,068 based on 53 salaries. An early career Computer Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,452 based on 133 salaries. A mid-career Computer Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,549 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Computer Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,326 based on 39 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 288 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.4%
Early Career
46.2%
Mid Career
21.9%
Experienced
13.5%