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Computer Science Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

In Charlotte, there is only one computer science 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 Charlotte, and the future trends. Academia in computer science includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Computer Science Employment

Charlotte 4,540
North Carolina 48,970

Of the 14,540 computer science professionals employed in North Carolina, 4,540 work in Charlotte. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Charlotte has shrunk by 66%. As the number of computer science professionals in Charlotte has decreased, overall employment in Charlotte has increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Computer Science employment growth

44,760 44,280 46,960 49,200 14,540
13,480 12,040 13,380 14,070 4,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$63,920 $66,916 $69,040 $71,216 $76,013
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

In Charlotte, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $76,013 per year was earned by computer science professionals in Charlotte. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Charlotte made an average salary of $63,920 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Charlotte is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Charlotte

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Computer science professionals make a median salary of $70,483 per year in Charlotte. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,723 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $108,717 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Charlotte

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

Charlotte computer science professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Charlotte


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Charlotte


Charlotte's computer science schools offer 2 computer science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Charlotte


Approximately 153 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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