Computer Science Schools
In Los Angeles, California

The city of Los Angeles has 7 schools where computer science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer science and computer science education in Los Angeles, which includes computer science training at the following levels:

  • Computer Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Computer Science
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science
  • Masters degree in Computer Science
  • PhD degree in Computer Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Computer Science Employment

Los Angeles 12,040
California 170,660

Exactly 12,040 of the 51,670 computer science professionals employed in California, work in Los Angeles. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Los Angeles has shrunk by 69%. Overall employment in Los Angeles has increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
38,550 40,600 40,980 39,620 12,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$71,470 $72,570 $74,840 $77,004 $95,230
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

Salaries for computer science professionals in Los Angeles have increased. In 2010 Los Angeles computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $95,230. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Los Angeles made an average salary of $71,470 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Los Angeles is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Los Angeles

10th percentile
$50,570
25th percentile
$70,203
50th percentile
$91,910
75th percentile
$117,343
90th percentile
$142,776

Computer science professionals make a median salary of $91,910 per year in Los Angeles. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 182% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Computer Programming
$81,850
Computer Science
$95,230
Computer Engineering
$101,865
Information Technology
$112,300
Information Systems
$134,290

Los Angeles computer science professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Los Angeles

7

There are 7 accredited computer science schools in the city. Many of Los Angeles' computer science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total9

Los Angeles' computer science schools offer 9 computer science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
120
master
516
doctor
61
Certificate
0
Total697

In 2010 approximately 697 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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