Career Outlook: Computer Science

It really is a hot field! According to an analysis of Labor Department figures by Laurence Shatkin, a career information expert, computers and information technology are tops among the highest-paying industries with salaried outpacing the median annual salary for all occupations. For example:

  • Software publishing (annual median salary) $72,350
  • Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing (annual median salary) $68,710
  • Computer systems design and related services (annual median salary) $66,130

Where do USF graduates find jobs?

USF computer science graduates are found in such diverse places as: