Computer Science Schools
In Stanford, California

Computer Science faculty can choose to work at only one computer science school in Stanford. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer science in the city of Stanford, which encompasses computer science training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Stanford Vs. California Computer Science Employment

Stanford 7,600
California 170,660

Exactly 7,600 of California's 51,670 computer science professionals work in Stanford. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Stanford has shrunk by 63%. As the employment for computer science professionals in Stanford has decreased, overall employment in Stanford has also decreased.

Stanford Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
20,780 21,790 24,070 21,450 7,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Stanford

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Stanford

$81,946 $82,274 $87,738 $93,460 $108,713
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Stanford
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Stanford

In Stanford, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 computer science professionals in Stanford reportedly earned an average salary of $108,713 per year. The average salary for computer science professionals in Stanford was $81,946 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Stanford is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Stanford

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Computer science professionals make a median salary of $105,143 per year in Stanford. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $64,560 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 41% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Stanford

Computer Forensics
Computer Programming
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

Stanford 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 Stanford


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Stanford


Stanford's computer science schools offer 3 computer science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Stanford


In 2010 approximately 262 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Stanford, California

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