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Computer Science Schools
In Dekalb, Illinois

There is only one computer science school in Dekalb for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer science and computer science education in Dekalb, which includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Computer Science Employment

Dekalb 13,630
Illinois 57,080

Exactly 13,630 of the 18,150 computer science professionals employed in Illinois, work in Dekalb. There has been a 67% decline in the number of computer science professionals in Dekalb between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for computer science professionals in Dekalb has decreased, overall employment in Dekalb has increased.

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Computer Science employment growth

57,060 56,830 56,460 59,630 18,150
40,980 40,660 40,260 43,500 13,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Dekalb

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Dekalb

$69,812 $70,872 $73,726 $70,936 $74,937
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Dekalb
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dekalb

As the number of computer science professionals in Dekalb has shrunk, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 computer science professionals in Dekalb reportedly earned an average salary of $74,937 per year. The average salary for computer science professionals in Dekalb was $69,812 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Dekalb is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Dekalb

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Computer science professionals make a median salary of $72,147 per year in Dekalb. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,707 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $84,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Dekalb

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

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Dekalb


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Dekalb


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in computer science offered by Dekalb's computer science schools.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Dekalb


In 2010 approximately 159 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Dekalb, Illinois

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