Electrical Engineering Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

The city of Detroit has 2 schools where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Detroit's electrical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes electrical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Electrical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Electrical Engineering Employment

Detroit 2,010
Michigan 9,360

Exactly 2,010 of the 9,360 electrical engineering professionals employed in Michigan, work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, in Detroit, there has been a 33% decline in the number of electrical engineering professionals. As the number of electrical engineering professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Electrical Engineering employment growth

9,410 10,220 10,340 9,440 9,360
3,020 2,490 2,660 2,120 2,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$69,065 $68,610 $65,680 $65,810 $66,115
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In Detroit, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have decreased. In 2010 Detroit electrical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $66,115. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Detroit was $69,065 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Detroit electrical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,280. The difference in pay between the electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 97%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,925 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,585 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Detroit

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

On average electrical engineering professionals in Detroit earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Detroit.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Detroit


There are 2 accredited electrical engineering schools in the city. Many of Detroit's electrical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Detroit


Detroit's electrical engineering schools offer 4 electrical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Detroit


In 2010 approximately 40 students graduated from electrical engineering courses.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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