How much money does a computer programmer make?

Answer According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary of a computer programmer was about $65,000 in 2006. The high earners made more than $106,000 per year, while the lower e... Read More »

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Does a computer programmer have to take computers apart?

No. Just as a car mechanic does not manufacture cars - just fix them. A computer programmer just makes programs to run on computers and fixes general problems. A computer technician repairs and upg... Read More »

What is the job description of a computer programmer?

There are many problems computers can solve faster and more efficiently than people. However, computers are useless without someone telling them what to do. Computer programmers write detailed inst... Read More »

What Is the Definition of a Computer Programmer?

While overall employment in the computer software field is projected to increase by 21 percent before 2018, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for computer programmers a... Read More »

Who was considered the first computer programmer?

Ada Lovelace became the first computer programmer in 1843, according to Lovelace planned a series of instructions for Charles Babbage's mechanical computer (a precursor to the mod... Read More »