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Computer and Information Scientists

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

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Where do Computer and Information Scientists most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.


Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 353 new Computer and Information Scientists to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Computer and Information Scientists
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 31,700 37,000 5,200 16.5%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 357 446 89 24.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 328 413 85 25.9%

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