How much does a Senior Computer Scientist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Senior Computer Scientist in the United States is $58 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $52 and $66. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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CarMax is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with expertise in Networking who will be responsible ... A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or equivalent experience * Proven ability to ...
CarMax - 60 days ago
... Science/Computer Engineering with an engineering/math focus or another equivalent field of ... Senior Software Engineer with the experience above, please apply today! - Applicants must be ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 11 days ago
Peraton - Herndon , VA
Hold a BA in Computer Science, Engineering or similar relevant field and have at least 10 of relevant experience * Have in-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles * Are experienced in backlog ...
Peraton - 56 days ago
Exceptionally strong senior candidates may also be considered, and must have an established record ... The Department of Computer Science has 46 tenured and tenure-track faculty and 15 teaching-track ...
Recruitics REACH - 5 days ago
As a Senior Software Developer on the Systems Integration team, you will be part of an exciting ... A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline is preferred. Experience in the following
CarMax - 28 days ago
Leidos - McLean , VA
The Senior Software Engineer will have the skill sets to do full life cycle development on a ... Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or a science discipline with 10+ years full-time ...
Appcast Agency - 74 days ago
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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Senior Computer Scientist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Senior Computer Scientist ranges from $52 to $66 with the average hourly pay of $58. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $55 to $72 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $61.

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