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Computer Science Schools
In Irvine, California

Computer Science faculty can choose to work at one of 2 computer science schools in Irvine. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer science and computer science education in Irvine, which includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Computer Science Employment

Irvine 4,960
California 170,660

Exactly 4,960 of the 51,670 computer science professionals employed in California, work in Irvine. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Irvine has shrunk by 72%. Overall employment in Irvine has also decreased.

Irvine Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
17,820 17,920 17,960 17,740 4,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Irvine

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

$71,360 $74,752 $77,740 $78,764 $86,720
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

Salaries for computer science professionals in Irvine have increased. Irvine computer science professionals made $86,720 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for computer science professionals in Irvine was $71,360 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Irvine.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Irvine

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Computer science professionals in Irvine make a median yearly salary of $81,530. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,557 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 106% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Irvine

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

Computer science professional salaries in Irvine are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Irvine


There are 2 accredited computer science schools in the city. Many of Irvine's computer science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Irvine


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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Irvine


Approximately 92 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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