Computer Science Professors in California
Is California a good place for you to work as a Computer Science Professor?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Science Professors in California are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Science Professors in California is growing faster than average.
Computer Science Professors in California earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Science Professors Work in California?
In 2018, there were 2,210 Computer Science Professors working in the state.
There were 2,320 Computer Science Professors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 110 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 390 Computer Science Professors working in it, which means California has more Computer Science Professors than average.
Job Projections for California
Jobs for Computer Science Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 11.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.1%.
California Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 230 annual job openings, and 2,900 total jobs in 2026 for Computer Science Professors in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 3,400 annual jobs and 42,900 total jobs in 2026.
What do Computer Science Professors Make in California?
In 2018 wages for Computer Science Professors ranged from $57,730 to $208,000 with $125,900 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top California Metros for Computer Science Professors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Science Professors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA||1,010||$138,900|
|San Diego-Carlsbad, CA||310||$121,270|
|San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA||210||$120,140|
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA||120||$116,120|
Top States for Computer Science Professors Employment
The table below shows the states where most Computer Science Professors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Computer Science Professors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$105,970|
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|Occupation||CA Employment Total|
|Mathematical Science Professors||5,160|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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