Computer Science Schools
In Ruston, Louisiana

In Ruston, there is only one computer science 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 Ruston, which encompasses computer science training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Computer Science Employment

Ruston 40
Louisiana 10,820

Exactly 40 of the 2,650 computer science professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Ruston. There has been a 60% decline in the number of computer science professionals in Ruston between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Ruston has also decreased.

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Computer Science employment growth

9,660 9,220 10,280 10,190 2,650
100 160 70 No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Ruston

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Ruston

$32,060 $38,727 $35,005 No data $48,260
$28,130 $29,380 $30,820 No data $33,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Ruston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ruston

Salaries for computer science professionals in Ruston have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,260 per year was earned by computer science professionals in Ruston. Computer science professionals in Ruston made a yearly average salary of $32,060, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Ruston.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Ruston

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Computer science professionals in Ruston make a median yearly salary of $43,940. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 151%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,740 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,125 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Ruston

Computer Science
Computer Programming
Information Technology
Information Systems

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Ruston


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Ruston


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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Ruston


Approximately 18 students completed computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Ruston, Louisiana

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