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Computer Science Schools
In Minneapolis, Minnesota

The city of Minneapolis has 3 schools where computer science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer science and computer science education in Minneapolis, which includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Computer Science Employment

Minneapolis 9,420
Minnesota 35,210

Exactly 9,420 of the 11,160 computer science professionals employed in Minnesota, work in Minneapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Minneapolis, there has been a 62% decline in the number of computer science professionals. Overall employment in Minneapolis has increased.

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Computer Science employment growth

30,040 31,010 34,750 35,150 11,160
24,980 25,530 29,300 29,330 9,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Minneapolis

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Minneapolis

$64,930 $68,926 $71,794 $71,372 $77,103
$44,980 $46,410 $47,860 $48,670 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Minneapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Minneapolis

Salaries for computer science professionals in Minneapolis have increased. In 2010 Minneapolis computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $77,103. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Minneapolis made an average salary of $64,930 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Minneapolis is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Minneapolis

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Computer science professionals make a median salary of $72,820 per year in Minneapolis. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,297 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $109,917 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Minneapolis

Computer Programming
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

On average computer science professionals in Minneapolis earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Minneapolis.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Minneapolis


Many of Minneapolis' computer science professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited computer science schools in the city.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Minneapolis


Minneapolis' computer science schools offer 5 computer science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Minneapolis


Approximately 253 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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