Becoming a Computer Science Instructor via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Everest University is a US school (accredited) offering computer science courses to train individuals to become top-notch computer science instructors, web developers, computer engineers, software engineers, computer scientists, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 32,240 people employed as computer science teachers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $75,860. Computer and mathematical science employees make on average $76,290 per year and there are about 3,303,690 of them employed today. Colleges and universities like Everest University that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Computer Science Instructor Salary Information

Category: Computer and mathematical science occupations

Total # Employed in the US 3,303,690
Average Hourly Wage: $36.68/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$18.55 $25.43 $35.05 $46.09 $57.53
Average Yearly Salary $76,290
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$38,590 $52,890 $72,900 $95,870 $119,660
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
% % % % % % %
Computer and mathematical science occupations — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Missouri $42.6/hr $88,610
Colorado $41.79/hr $86,930
Florida $41.52/hr $86,360
Mississippi $40.68/hr $84,610
North Dakota $40.57/hr $84,390
Connecticut $39.34/hr $81,830
Delaware $38.66/hr $80,420
Oklahoma $37.94/hr $78,920
North Carolina $37.31/hr $77,610
District of Columbia $37.29/hr $77,570
Wyoming $36.39/hr $75,690
Kansas $36.38/hr $75,670
Nebraska $36.28/hr $75,470
Virginia $36.1/hr $75,090
Oregon $35.79/hr $74,440
Idaho $35.43/hr $73,690
Utah $35.15/hr $73,110
Arkansas $34.23/hr $71,200
Tennessee $34.03/hr $70,790
Ohio $34.02/hr $70,760
Alabama $33.15/hr $68,940
South Carolina $33.03/hr $68,700
Montana $32.99/hr $68,610
Guam $32.56/hr $67,730
New Hampshire $32.37/hr $67,340
Alaska $32.04/hr $66,650
Indiana $31.94/hr $66,440
New Mexico $31.55/hr $65,630
Puerto Rico $31.3/hr $65,110
Hawaii $31.28/hr $65,050
Maine $31.24/hr $64,970
New York $31.23/hr $64,960
Louisiana $30.5/hr $63,450
Kentucky $30.14/hr $62,700
Wisconsin $30.03/hr $62,460
Maryland $29.22/hr $60,790
Michigan $29.08/hr $60,490
Washington $28.99/hr $60,290
South Dakota $27.69/hr $57,590
California $27.55/hr $57,300
Iowa $27.43/hr $57,060
Massachusetts $27.41/hr $57,020
Nevada $26.31/hr $54,720
West Virginia $25.38/hr $52,800
Pennsylvania $25.34/hr $52,700
New Jersey $24.95/hr $51,900


Category: Computer science teachers, postsecondary

Total # Employed in the US 32,240
Average Yearly Salary $75,860
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$36,970 $50,090 $68,580 $94,680 $125,690
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
0.2% 0.7% 2.7% 2.3% 15.3% 34.6% 44.2%
Computer science teachers, postsecondary — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Alabama - $70,880
Alaska - $116,370
Arkansas - $66,570
California - $69,430
Colorado - $90,940
Connecticut - $75,830
Delaware - $72,240
Florida - $73,740
Hawaii - $78,250
Idaho - $70,110
Indiana - $76,230
Kansas - $61,280
Kentucky - $77,400
Louisiana - $64,510
Maine - $58,800
Maryland - $72,410
Massachusetts - $62,910
Michigan - $69,560
Mississippi - $81,230
Missouri - $97,030
Montana - $77,560
Nebraska - $73,410
Nevada - $64,750
New Hampshire - $64,890
New Jersey - $49,000
New Mexico - $67,060
New York - $62,740
North Carolina - $79,940
North Dakota - $91,750
Ohio - $57,150
Oklahoma - $89,950
Oregon - $67,970
Pennsylvania - $53,340
South Carolina - $70,420
South Dakota - $54,500
Tennessee - $88,790
Utah - $78,280
Virginia - $105,490
Washington - $63,050
West Virginia - $63,750
Wyoming - $74,980
Guam - $78,360
Puerto Rico - $60,990


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