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Computer Science Schools
In Torrance, California

The city of Torrance has only one school where computer science faculty can find employment. The trends in Torrance'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

Torrance Vs. California Computer Science Employment

Torrance 12,040
California 170,660

Exactly 12,040 of California's 51,670 computer science professionals work in Torrance. The number of computer science professionals in Torrance has shrunk by 69% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for computer science professionals in Torrance has decreased, overall employment in Torrance has increased.

Torrance Vs. California Computer Science employment growth

157,020 165,990 171,300 169,260 51,670
38,550 40,600 40,980 39,620 12,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Torrance

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Torrance

$71,470 $72,570 $74,840 $77,004 $95,230
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Torrance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Torrance

As the number of computer science professionals in Torrance has shrunk, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. Torrance computer science professionals made $95,230 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Torrance made an average salary of $71,470 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Torrance is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Torrance

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Torrance computer science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $91,910. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 182%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,570 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $142,776 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Torrance

Computer Programming
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

Torrance 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 Torrance


Many of Torrance's computer science professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer science school in the city.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Torrance


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in computer science offered by Torrance's computer science schools.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Torrance


Approximately 3 students completed computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Torrance, California

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