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Computer Science Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

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


Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Computer Science Employment

Lafayette 130
Louisiana 10,820

Exactly 130 of Louisiana's 2,650 computer science professionals work in Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lafayette, there has been a 81% decline in the number of computer science professionals. As the number of computer science professionals in Lafayette has decreased, overall employment in Lafayette has also decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Computer Science employment growth

9,660 9,220 10,280 10,190 2,650
680 870 830 770 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$47,623 $50,740 $50,580 $53,575 $59,640
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

In Lafayette, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $59,640 per year was earned by computer science professionals in Lafayette. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for computer science professionals in Lafayette was $47,623 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lafayette.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Lafayette

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25th percentile
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Computer science professionals make a median salary of $51,395 per year in Lafayette. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 133%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,515 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,645 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Lafayette

Computer Programming
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

Lafayette 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 Lafayette


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Lafayette


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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Lafayette


In 2010 approximately 99 students graduated from computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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