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Computer Science Schools
In Berkeley, California

The city of Berkeley has only one school where computer science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer science academic community in Berkeley, and the future trends. Academia in computer science includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Computer Science Employment

Berkeley 4,000
California 170,660

Of the 51,670 computer science professionals employed in California, 4,000 work in Berkeley. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Berkeley has shrunk by 71%. As the number of computer science professionals in Berkeley has decreased, overall employment in Berkeley has increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
13,870 12,130 12,200 12,350 4,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$77,884 $85,172 $79,468 $84,984 $96,787
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

As the number of computer science professionals in Berkeley has shrunk, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 Berkeley computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $96,787. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Berkeley made an average salary of $77,884 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Berkeley is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Berkeley

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

Computer science professionals make a median salary of $91,367 per year in Berkeley. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,567 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $151,267 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Berkeley

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

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Berkeley


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Berkeley


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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Berkeley


In 2010 approximately 142 students graduated from computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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