Average Computer Scientist with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in San Jose, California

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The average salary for a Computer Scientist with C++ Programming Language skills in San Jose, California is $141,537.
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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 Machine Learning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include JavaScript, Python and Java.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (57.6% less), Washington, District of Columbia (47.1% less) and Dayton, Ohio (46.3% less).

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