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Computer Science Schools
In Santa Barbara, California

The city of Santa Barbara has 2 schools where computer science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer science academic community in Santa Barbara, and the future trends. Academia in computer science includes computer science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Barbara Vs. California Computer Science Employment

Santa Barbara 250
California 170,660

Exactly 250 of the 51,670 computer science professionals employed in California, work in Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
No data No data No data 1,620 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Barbara

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Santa Barbara

No data No data No data $68,755 $75,725
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Santa Barbara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Barbara

In 2010 an average salary of $75,725 per year was earned by computer science professionals in Santa Barbara. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Santa Barbara is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Santa Barbara

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

Santa Barbara computer science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,495. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,810 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,445 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Santa Barbara

Computer Programming
Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Santa Barbara


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Santa Barbara


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in computer science offered by Santa Barbara's computer science schools.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Santa Barbara


In 2010 approximately 89 students graduated from computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Santa Barbara, California

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