Computer Science Schools
In San Luis Obispo, California

In San Luis Obispo, there are 2 computer science schools 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 San Luis Obispo, which encompasses 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


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Computer Science Employment

San Luis Obispo 150
California 170,660

Of the 51,670 computer science professionals employed in California, 150 work in San Luis Obispo. There has been a 77% decline in the number of computer science professionals in San Luis Obispo between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for computer science professionals in San Luis Obispo has decreased, overall employment in San Luis Obispo has also decreased.

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
640 540 580 520 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Luis Obispo

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in San Luis Obispo

$56,160 $57,710 $60,665 $70,847 $70,845
$38,580 $39,290 $41,410 $43,470 $44,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in San Luis Obispo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Luis Obispo

In San Luis Obispo, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 San Luis Obispo computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,845. Computer science professionals in San Luis Obispo made a yearly average salary of $56,160, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Luis Obispo.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in San Luis Obispo

10th percentile
$42,990
25th percentile
$57,620
50th percentile
$69,435
75th percentile
$85,130
90th percentile
$103,435

Computer science professionals in San Luis Obispo earn a median salary of $69,435 per year. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,990 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 141% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in San Luis Obispo

Computer Programming
$60,180
Computer Science
$70,845
Computer Engineering
$84,930
Information Technology
$92,505
Information Systems
$100,080

On average computer science professional salaries in San Luis Obispo are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in San Luis Obispo

2

There are 2 accredited computer science schools in the city. Many of San Luis Obispo's computer science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Computer Science Programs Offered In San Luis Obispo

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

San Luis Obispo's computer science schools offer 3 computer science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In San Luis Obispo

associate
4
bachelor
62
master
20
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total86

Approximately 86 students completed computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in San Luis Obispo, California

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