Computer Science Schools
In Reno, Nevada

The city of Reno 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 Reno, which encompasses computer science training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Reno Vs. Nevada Computer Science Employment

Reno 290
Nevada 7,680

Exactly 290 of the 1,750 computer science professionals employed in Nevada, work in Reno. The number of computer science professionals in Reno has shrunk by 81% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Reno has also decreased.

Reno Vs. Nevada Computer Science employment growth

7,070 6,870 7,820 7,820 1,750
1,550 1,610 1,600 1,570 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Reno

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Reno

$57,560 $63,000 $62,918 $65,070 $77,020
$37,910 $38,980 $40,110 $41,440 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Reno
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Reno

In Reno, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 Reno computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $77,020. Computer science professionals in Reno made a yearly average salary of $57,560, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Reno.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Reno

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Computer science professionals in Reno earn a median salary of $69,095 per year. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,900 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $106,165 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Reno

Computer Programming
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Reno


There is only one accredited computer science school in the city. Many of Reno's computer science professionals are graduates of this school.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Reno


Reno's computer science schools offer 2 computer science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Reno


In 2010 approximately 35 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Reno, Nevada

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