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Computer Science Schools
In Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The city of Wilkes-Barre has only one school 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 Wilkes-Barre, which includes computer science training at the computer science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Wilkes-Barre Vs. Pennsylvania Computer Science Employment

Wilkes-Barre 530
Pennsylvania 56,660

Exactly 530 of Pennsylvania's 14,290 computer science professionals work in Wilkes-Barre. Between 2006 and 2010, in Wilkes-Barre, there has been a 68% decline in the number of computer science professionals. As the number of computer science professionals in Wilkes-Barre has decreased, overall employment in Wilkes-Barre has increased.

Wilkes-Barre Vs. Pennsylvania Computer Science employment growth

55,260 58,930 60,230 59,380 14,290
1,680 2,140 2,130 2,460 530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Wilkes-Barre

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Wilkes-Barre

$55,044 $56,834 $60,540 $62,672 $72,580
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Wilkes-Barre
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilkes-Barre

Salaries for computer science professionals in Wilkes-Barre have increased. In 2010 Wilkes-Barre computer science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $72,580. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Wilkes-Barre made an average salary of $55,044 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Wilkes-Barre is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Wilkes-Barre

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Computer science professionals make a median salary of $69,167 per year in Wilkes-Barre. The 10% of computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,460 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 165% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Wilkes-Barre

Computer Programming
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Information Technology
Information Systems

On average computer science professional salaries in Wilkes-Barre are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Wilkes-Barre


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

Computer Science Programs Offered In Wilkes-Barre


Wilkes-Barre's computer science school offers one computer science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Wilkes-Barre


Approximately 2 students graduated from computer science courses in 2010.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

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