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Computer Science Schools
In San Jose, California

There are 2 computer science schools in San Jose for faculty to choose from. The trends in San Jose's computer science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Computer Science Employment

San Jose 7,600
California 170,660

Exactly 7,600 of California's 51,670 computer science professionals work in San Jose. There has been a 63% decline in the number of computer science professionals in San Jose between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of computer science professionals in San Jose has decreased, overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
20,780 21,790 24,070 21,450 7,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$81,946 $82,274 $87,738 $93,460 $108,713
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

Salaries for computer science professionals in San Jose have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $108,713 per year was earned by computer science professionals in San Jose. Computer science professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $81,946, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in San Jose

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San Jose computer science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $105,143. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 41%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $64,560 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,257 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in San Jose

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

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in San Jose


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In San Jose


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

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In San Jose


Approximately 129 students completed computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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