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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Computer Science make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$66,515 / yrTotal Pay
$50,132 / yrBase Pay
$16,382 / yrAdditional Pay

$66,515

 / yr
$24K$197K
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The estimated total pay for a Computer Science is $66,515 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $50,132 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,382 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Computer Science salary is $50,132. Salaries can range from $23,555 - $196,506. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Computer Science in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $66,515.

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ConnectWise
4.0

ConnectWise

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $18

$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Computer Science

$100,913

 /yr
Range: $59K - $131K

$59K

$131K

$58,788 - $131,187 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Computer Science

$72,288

 /yr
Range: $53K - $115K

$53K

$115K

$52,633 - $114,811 Range

Tinker AFB
4.0

Tinker AFB

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $17

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

MITRE
3.6

MITRE

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $42

$22

$42

$22 - $42 Range

Freddie Mac
4.0

Freddie Mac

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$24

 /hr
Range: $21 - $25

$21

$25

$21 - $25 Range

FAA
4.0

FAA

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$23

 /hr
Range: $22 - $23

$22

$23

$22 - $23 Range

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Google
4.5

Google

Computer Science

$100,913

 /yr
Range: $57K - $131K

$57K

$131K

$56,515 - $130,628 Range

INL
3.9

INL

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$20

 /hr
Range: $19 - $21

$19

$21

$19 - $21 Range

Sandia National Laboratories
4.0

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $110K - $151K

$110K

$151K

$109,996 - $151,327 Range

Nones
4.0

Nones

Computer Science - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $31 - $61

$31

$61

$31 - $61 Range

DONE by NONE
4.0

DONE by NONE

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $51

$16

$51

$16 - $51 Range

Johnson Controls
3.6

Johnson Controls

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$23

$26

$23 - $26 Range

US Census Bureau
4.0

US Census Bureau

Computer Science - Intern
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$36K -$48K

$36K

$48K

$35,510 - $47,840 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Computer Science - Hourly

$14

$27

$14 - $27 Range

NASA
4.5

NASA

Computer Science - Intern

$7K

$75K

$7,131 - $74,665 Range

AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Computer Science - Hourly

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Computer Science - Hourly

$14

$17

$14 - $17 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$21

$28

$21 - $28 Range

Con Edison
4.1

Con Edison

Computer Science - Hourly Intern

$19

$26

$19 - $26 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Computer Science salaries

The national average salary for a Computer Science is $102,598 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Computer Science salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 183 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Computer Science employees.

The highest salary for a Computer Science in United States is $186,744 per year.

The lowest salary for a Computer Science in United States is $56,368 per year.

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