Computer Science Schools
In Tacoma, Washington

The city of Tacoma 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 Tacoma, which encompasses computer science training at the computer science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tacoma Vs. Washington Computer Science Employment

Tacoma 460
Washington 35,860

Of the 10,220 computer science professionals employed in Washington State, 460 work in Tacoma. There has been a 73% decline in the number of computer science professionals in Tacoma between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for computer science professionals in Tacoma has decreased, overall employment in Tacoma has increased.

Tacoma Vs. Washington Computer Science employment growth

30,680 33,350 33,180 35,490 10,220
1,730 1,590 1,810 1,660 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Tacoma

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Tacoma

$58,466 $62,856 $65,024 $64,508 $68,627
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Tacoma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tacoma

Salaries for computer science professionals in Tacoma have increased. In 2010 computer science professionals in Tacoma reportedly earned an average salary of $68,627 per year. The average salary for computer science professionals in Tacoma was $58,466 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Tacoma is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Tacoma

10th percentile
$41,860
25th percentile
$52,213
50th percentile
$65,490
75th percentile
$81,527
90th percentile
$102,310

Tacoma computer science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,490. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,860 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 144% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Tacoma

Computer Science
$68,627
Computer Engineering
$77,360
Computer Programming
$77,990
Information Technology
$89,345
Information Systems
$101,330

On average computer science professionals in Tacoma earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Tacoma.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Tacoma

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Many of Tacoma's computer science professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer science school in the city.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Tacoma

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0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in computer science offered by Tacoma's computer science school.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Tacoma

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0
bachelor
3
master
0
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0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students completed computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Tacoma, Washington

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