Computer and Information Research Scientist Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer and information research scientists in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer and information research scientists amongst Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Computer and Information Research Scientists in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$155,670
75th Percentile Wage
$134,190
50th Percentile Wage
$112,640
25th Percentile Wage
$93,420
10th Percentile Wage
$76,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer and information research scientists in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $155,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $76,630.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$74.84
75th Percentile Wage
$64.52
50th Percentile Wage
$54.16
25th Percentile Wage
$44.91
10th Percentile Wage
$36.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer and information research scientists in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.84. The median hourly salary is $54.16. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36.84.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $112,640 0.92%
2013 $111,610 3.53%
2012 $107,800 17.94%
2011 $91,400 1.60%
2010 $89,960 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for computer and information research scientists in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 25.21%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 3.53%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 17.94% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.60% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Computer and Information Research Scientist Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Computer and Information Research Scientists
$112,640
Computer Systems Analysts
$89,000
Information Security Analysts
$89,610
Computer Programmers
$84,990
Applications Software Developers
$92,940
Systems Software Developers
$91,120
Web Developers
$67,350

Computer and Information Research Scientist Salary by State

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