Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Computer Science Student make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$51,302 / yrTotal Pay
$47,956 / yrBase Pay
$3,346 / yrAdditional Pay

$51,302

 / yr
$31K$86K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Computer Science Student is $51,302 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $47,956 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 $3,346 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.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Software Engineer

$106,396 /yr
Software Engineer
$147,387 /yr
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Computer Science StudentSee 5 salaries from all locations

$53

 / hr

$46,967

 / yr

$29

 / hr

$73,254

 / yr

$28

 / hr

$27

 / hr

$45

 / hr

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$47,376

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$29

 / hr

$20

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$26

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$22

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$24

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$3,551

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Top Paying Industries

For a Computer Science Student in United States

The top paying industry for a Computer Science Student in United States is Information Technology with a median total pay of $110,561.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$110,561

    0% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

The top paying company in Information Technology for Computer Science Student is Amazon.

AmazonAmazon$110,561/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$111,000

/yr

$101K | $10K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$130,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$140,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$130,000

/yr

$125K | $5K

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$40,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
PHP Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$66,000

/yr

$65K | $1K

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$106,642

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Computer Science Student pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Computer Science Student is $47,956 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Computer Science Student salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 62 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Computer Science Student employees.

The highest salary for a Computer Science Student in United States is $80,171 per year.

The lowest salary for a Computer Science Student in United States is $28,686 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Computer Science Student or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Computer Science Student.