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Computer Science Schools
In Athens, Georgia

In Athens, there is only one computer science school where computer science faculty can find employment. The trends in Athens' computer science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Georgia Computer Science Employment

Athens 270
Georgia 55,630

Exactly 270 of the 13,870 computer science professionals employed in Georgia, work in Athens. The number of computer science professionals in Athens has shrunk by 65% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. Georgia Computer Science employment growth

51,100 50,840 55,850 56,930 13,870
780 770 630 550 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$46,578 $50,058 $51,750 $52,448 $59,530
$34,260 $35,170 $37,200 $38,110 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

As the number of computer science professionals in Athens has shrunk, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. Athens computer science professionals made $59,530 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for computer science professionals in Athens was $46,578 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Athens

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Computer science professionals make a median salary of $49,035 per year in Athens. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 204%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,175 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Athens

Computer Programming
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Athens


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Athens


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in computer science offered by Athens' computer science schools.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Athens


Approximately 57 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Athens, Georgia

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