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2021 Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in Connecticut

568 Bachelor's Degrees
$61,255 Avg Salary
$23,299 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in ConnecticutComputer & Information Sciences is the #13 most popular major in Connecticut with 568 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 0.6% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences list to help you make the college decision.

This year's Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in Connecticut ranking analyzed 7 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in computer and information sciences.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

Salaries of Computer & Information Sciences Majors After Graduation

After graduating, computer and information sciences majors that go to school in Connecticut go on to jobs making an average of $61,255 per year. This is 54% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a bachelor's degree in computer and information sciences is $53,773. This means that degree holders from schools in Connecticut make 14% more than their countrywide peers.

Average Salary for Computer & Information Sciences Graduates from Schools in Connecticut  61,255
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Average Salary for Computer & Information Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  53,773
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122,600
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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122,600

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2021 Highest Paid Computer & Information Sciences Grads in Connecticut

Below you'll see a list of the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid computer and information sciences majors.

Top 10 Best Schools for Highly Paid Computer & Information Sciences Graduates in Connecticut

#1

Yale University

New Haven, CT

Yale University landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid computer and information sciences school. Located in the medium-sized city of New Haven, Yale is a private not-for-profit school with a large student population.

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#2

Wesleyan University

Middletown, CT

Our rankings recognize Wesleyan University as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Wesleyan U is a small private not-for-profit school located in the city of Middletown.

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University of Connecticut comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the suburb of Storrs, UCONN is a public school with a very large student population.

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#3

Sacred Heart University

Fairfield, CT

Our rankings recognize Sacred Heart University as the #3 school in this year's rankings. Located in the suburb of Fairfield, Sacred Heart is a private not-for-profit college with a moderately-sized student population.

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Central Connecticut State University landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid computer and information sciences school. CCSU is a fairly large public school located in the large suburb of New Britain.

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Connecticut College

New London, CT

Connecticut College landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid computer and information sciences school. Conn College is a small private not-for-profit school located in the small city of New London.

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Fairfield University

Fairfield, CT

Our rankings recognize Fairfield University as the #5 school in this year's rankings. Located in the suburb of Fairfield, Fairfield U is a private not-for-profit school with a medium-sized student population.

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, CT

Quinnipiac University landed the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid computer and information sciences school. Quinnipiac is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the large suburb of Hamden.

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Eastern Connecticut State University landed the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid computer and information sciences school. ECSU is a small public school located in the town of Willimantic.

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Trinity College

Hartford, CT

The #7 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Trinity College. Trinity Bantams is a small private not-for-profit school located in the medium-sized city of Hartford.

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Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best Computer & Information Sciences Colleges in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Vermont 33 408
Maine 32 193
Rhode Island 32 474
Massachusetts 32 3,920
New Hampshire 31 885

Computer & Information Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Computer Information Systems 353
Computer Science 138
Information Technology 39
Information Science 18
Computer Programming 13

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 1,537
Engineering 1,451
Mathematics & Statistics 549
Physical Sciences 402
Natural Resources & Conservation 195

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Almonroth.

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