Graduate Programs in Computer Science
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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 302,500 software developer jobs will be added between 2016 and 2026. That's a 24% job-growth outlook - over three times higher than the average job-growth rate. With a median salary* of $105,590 per year, there's never been a better time to pursue a degree in Computer Science.
Useful Resources for Statistics
When calculating the statistics on this page, the following resources were utilized:
1. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Software Developers.
(visited June 06, 2019).
2. O*NET OnLine, Summary Report for: 15-1132.00 - Software Developers, Applications.
(visited June 18, 2019).
*Median salary refers to the the value that, if you list in numerical order all the salaries for every individual working in an occupation, falls in the middle of the list, as calculated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Half the individuals on that list earn less than the median and half earn more. This value is preferred over the average (mean), which often misrepresents salary data.