Computer Engineering Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

Computer Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one computer engineering school in Fairfax. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer engineering in the city of Fairfax, which encompasses computer engineering training at the following levels:

  • Computer Engineering Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering
  • Masters degree in Computer Engineering
  • PhD degree in Computer Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Computer Engineering Employment

Fairfax 27,880
Virginia 59,690

Of the 1,840 computer engineering professionals employed in Virginia, 3,410 work in Fairfax. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fairfax, there has been a 94% decline in the number of computer engineering professionals. As the employment for computer engineering professionals in Fairfax has decreased, overall employment in Fairfax has increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Computer Engineering employment growth

61,050 60,170 59,840 62,180 1,840
55,380 54,190 53,320 54,960 3,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Computer Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$94,660 $97,600 $103,323 $105,783 $108,330
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

In Fairfax, salaries for computer engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $108,330 per year was earned by computer engineering professionals in Fairfax. Four years earlier in 2006, computer engineering professionals in Fairfax made an average salary of $94,660 per year. The growth in the salary of computer engineering professionals in Fairfax is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Fairfax

10th percentile
$65,090
25th percentile
$85,520
50th percentile
$108,040
75th percentile
$132,540
90th percentile
$151,930

Computer engineering professionals in Fairfax earn a median salary of $108,040 per year. The difference in pay between the computer engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 133%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $65,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $151,930 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Electrical Engineering
$80,410
Engineering
$85,352
Computer Science
$86,233
Software Engineering
$100,070
Computer Engineering
$108,330

Computer engineering professional salaries in Fairfax are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering schools in Fairfax

1

Many of Fairfax's computer engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer engineering school in the city.

Computer Engineering Programs Offered In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total6

Fairfax's computer engineering schools offer 6 computer engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Engineering Degrees In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
72
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total90

In 2010 approximately 90 students completed computer engineering courses.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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