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Computer Science Schools
In Boulder, Colorado

Computer Science faculty can choose to work at only one computer science school in Boulder. The trends in Boulder's 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

Boulder Vs. Colorado Computer Science Employment

Boulder 790
Colorado 29,820

Exactly 790 of Colorado's 5,940 computer science professionals work in Boulder. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Boulder has shrunk by 66%. Overall employment in Boulder has also decreased.

Boulder Vs. Colorado Computer Science employment growth

32,530 28,740 28,670 28,770 5,940
2,290 3,910 3,960 3,580 790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Boulder

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Boulder

$70,967 $73,963 $78,530 $78,368 $79,275
$48,930 $50,780 $53,050 $53,640 $53,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Boulder
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boulder

Salaries for computer science professionals in Boulder have increased. In 2010 Boulder computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $79,275. Computer science professionals in Boulder made a yearly average salary of $70,967, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Boulder is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Boulder

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Computer science professionals in Boulder earn a median salary of $71,730 per year. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 141% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Boulder

Computer Science
Computer Programming
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

On average computer science professional salaries in Boulder are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Boulder


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Boulder


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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Boulder


Approximately 103 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Boulder, Colorado

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