Computer Science Schools
In Seattle, Washington

There are 2 computer science schools in Seattle for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer science academic community in Seattle, and the future trends. Academia in computer science includes computer science training at the computer science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Computer Science Employment

Seattle 7,810
Washington 35,860

Of the 10,220 computer science professionals employed in Washington State, 7,810 work in Seattle. The number of computer science professionals in Seattle has shrunk by 64% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of computer science professionals in Seattle has decreased, overall employment in Seattle has increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Computer Science employment growth

30,680 33,350 33,180 35,490 10,220
21,860 24,220 24,030 25,840 7,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$72,906 $75,824 $77,794 $77,672 $85,713
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

In Seattle, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 Seattle computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $85,713. The average salary for computer science professionals in Seattle was $72,906 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Seattle is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Seattle

10th percentile
$53,093
25th percentile
$63,970
50th percentile
$79,520
75th percentile
$104,017
90th percentile
$97,695

Computer science professionals in Seattle earn a median salary of $79,520 per year. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,093 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 84% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Seattle

Computer Forensics
$55,770
Computer Science
$85,713
Computer Programming
$92,840
Computer Engineering
$103,585
Information Technology
$115,385
Information Systems
$134,060

Seattle 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 Seattle

2

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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Seattle

associate
0
bachelor
144
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total144

In 2010 approximately 144 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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