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In Search of: Computer Science Jobs

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Where are all the Computer Science Jobs?


Indeed.com compiled some interesting data regarding the growing field of Computer Science (which the U.S. Department of Labor predicts will grow 19% through 2020).  They looked at the who, where and what for job prospects where the average salary is approximately $88,909.

New York ranked third behind Washington D.C and San Jose, CA and Microsoft was the fourth top hiring company.  Java Developers had the highest salary at $98,000 while a system administrator pulled in $77,000.

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