Electrical Engineering Schools
In Des Plaines, Illinois

In Des Plaines, there is only one electrical engineering school where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the electrical engineering academic community in Des Plaines, and the future trends. Academia in electrical engineering includes electrical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Electrical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Electrical Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Electrical Engineering Employment

Des Plaines 6,570
Illinois 9,510

Of the 9,510 electrical engineering professionals employed in Illinois, 6,570 work in Des Plaines. The number of electrical engineering professionals in Des Plaines has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Des Plaines has also increased.

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Electrical Engineering employment growth

9,210 8,730 9,350 8,960 9,510
6,320 6,360 6,790 6,400 6,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Des Plaines

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Des Plaines

$65,195 $70,365 $71,020 $71,525 $71,380
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Des Plaines
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Plaines

As the number of electrical engineering professionals in Des Plaines has grown, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 electrical engineering professionals in Des Plaines reportedly earned an average salary of $71,380 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Des Plaines was $65,195 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Des Plaines.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Des Plaines

10th percentile
$45,260
25th percentile
$55,570
50th percentile
$70,945
75th percentile
$84,715
90th percentile
$100,435

Electrical engineering professionals in Des Plaines earn a median salary of $70,945 per year. The 10% of electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,260 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $100,435 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Des Plaines

Civil Engineering
$62,520
Mechanical Engineering
$64,836
Electrical Engineering
$71,380
Engineering
$74,638

Electrical engineering professional salaries in Des Plaines are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Des Plaines

1

Many of Des Plaines' electrical engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited electrical engineering school in the city.

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Des Plaines

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in electrical engineering offered by Des Plaines' electrical engineering schools.

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Des Plaines

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

Approximately 4 students graduated from electrical engineering courses in 2010.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Des Plaines, Illinois

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