Computer Science Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

The city of Detroit has only one school where computer science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer science in the city of Detroit, which encompasses computer science training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science
  • Masters degree in Computer Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Computer Science Employment

Detroit 1,940
Michigan 38,940

Of the 9,580 computer science professionals employed in Michigan, 1,940 work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, in Detroit, there has been a 64% decline in the number of computer science professionals. As the employment for computer science professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Computer Science employment growth

43,010 41,370 41,740 38,350 9,580
5,350 11,590 9,880 8,010 1,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$67,030 $69,418 $71,706 $71,374 $77,330
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

As the number of computer science professionals in Detroit has shrunk, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 computer science professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $77,330 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Detroit made an average salary of $67,030 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$50,713
25th percentile
$60,093
50th percentile
$74,190
75th percentile
$91,113
90th percentile
$109,097

Computer science professionals in Detroit make a median yearly salary of $74,190. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,713 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $109,097 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Detroit

Computer Programming
$71,740
Computer Science
$77,330
Information Technology
$103,475
Computer Engineering
$105,065
Information Systems
$117,310

Computer science professional salaries in Detroit are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Detroit

1

Many of Detroit's computer science professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer science school in the city.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in computer science offered by Detroit's computer science schools.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Approximately 5 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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