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Computer Science Schools
In Palos Heights, Illinois

The city of Palos Heights has only one school where computer science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer science in the city of Palos Heights, which encompasses computer science training at the computer science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois Computer Science Employment

Palos Heights 13,630
Illinois 57,080

Exactly 13,630 of Illinois' 18,150 computer science professionals work in Palos Heights. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer science professionals in Palos Heights has shrunk by 67%. Overall employment in Palos Heights has increased.

Palos Heights 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: Palos Heights

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Palos Heights

$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 Palos Heights
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Heights

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

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Palos Heights

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Computer science professionals make a median salary of $72,147 per year in Palos Heights. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 124%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,707 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $84,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Palos Heights

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

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Palos Heights


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Palos Heights


There is one degree and certificate program in computer science offered by Palos Heights' computer science school.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Palos Heights


In 2010 approximately 2 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Palos Heights, Illinois

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