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Computer Engineering Schools
In San Jose, California

In San Jose, there is only one computer engineering school where computer engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer engineering academic community in San Jose, and the future trends. Academia in computer engineering includes computer engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Computer Engineering Employment

San Jose 32,250
California 164,970

Of the 17,780 computer engineering professionals employed in California, 7,990 work in San Jose. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Jose, there has been a 83% decline in the number of computer engineering professionals. Overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Computer Engineering employment growth

155,360 154,540 163,520 163,040 17,780
48,030 49,040 54,740 55,880 7,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Computer Engineering VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$106,907 $110,950 $115,350 $119,757 $118,970
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

As the number of computer engineering professionals in San Jose has shrunk, salaries for computer engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 computer engineering professionals in San Jose reportedly earned an average salary of $118,970 per year. Computer engineering professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $106,907, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in San Jose

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Computer engineering professionals make a median salary of $117,890 per year in San Jose. The 10% of computer engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $77,900 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $165,330 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in San Jose

Electrical Engineering
Computer Science
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

Computer engineering professional salaries in San Jose are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering schools in San Jose


There is only one accredited computer engineering school in the city. Many of San Jose's computer engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Computer Engineering Programs Offered In San Jose


San Jose's computer engineering schools offer 4 computer engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Engineering Degrees In San Jose


In 2010 approximately 306 students graduated from computer engineering courses.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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