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Computer Engineering Schools
In Santa Clara, California

Computer Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one computer engineering school in Santa Clara. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer engineering and computer engineering education in Santa Clara, which includes computer engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Computer Engineering Employment

Santa Clara 32,250
California 164,970

Exactly 7,990 of the 17,780 computer engineering professionals employed in California, work in Santa Clara. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Clara, there has been a 83% decline in the number of computer engineering professionals. As the number of computer engineering professionals in Santa Clara has decreased, overall employment in Santa Clara has also decreased.

Santa Clara 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: Santa Clara

Computer Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$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 Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

In Santa Clara, salaries for computer engineering professionals have increased. Santa Clara computer engineering professionals made $118,970 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for computer engineering professionals in Santa Clara was $106,907 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Clara.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Santa Clara

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90th percentile

Computer engineering professionals in Santa Clara make a median yearly salary of $117,890. 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 Santa Clara

Electrical Engineering
Computer Science
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

On average computer engineering professionals in Santa Clara earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Santa Clara.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering schools in Santa Clara


Many of Santa Clara's computer engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer engineering school in the city.

Computer Engineering Programs Offered In Santa Clara


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in computer engineering offered by Santa Clara's computer engineering schools.

Student Completed Computer Engineering Degrees In Santa Clara


In 2010 approximately 102 students graduated from computer engineering courses.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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