Electrical Engineering Schools In South Dakota

In South Dakota, there are 3 accredited schools where electrical engineering classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of electrical engineering and electrical engineering training in South Dakota, which includes electrical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Lake Area Technical Institute

    230 11th St NE, Watertown, South Dakota 57201-0730

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Mitchell Technical Institute

    821 N Capital St, Mitchell, South Dakota 57301

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. South Dakota State University

    Administration Lane, Brookings, South Dakota 57007-1898

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Dakota Vs. National Electrical Engineering Employment

South Dakota 360
National 296,520

Of all of the electrical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in South Dakota state.

Employment Growth for Electrical engineering professionals In South Dakota

490 440 450 430 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In South Dakota, electrical engineering is a shrinking field. There were 130 less electrical engineering professionals working in South Dakota in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of electrical engineering professionals has shrunk by 27%. This is faster than the trend for electrical engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of electrical engineering professionals has shrunk by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Electrical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in South Dakota

$50,610 $50,740 $52,165 $53,070 $54,990
$38,163 $39,417 $40,567 $40,767 $40,691
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In South Dakota, as the number of electrical engineering professionals is declining, the salaries earned by electrical engineering professionals are increasing. Electrical engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $50,610 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $54,990 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in South Dakota

10th percentile
$38,115
25th percentile
$44,030
50th percentile
$52,110
75th percentile
$64,900
90th percentile
$77,135

This represents a 8% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of electrical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid electrical engineering professionals earning 102% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in South Dakota state.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in South Dakota

Civil Engineering
$45,813
Electrical Engineering
$54,990
Engineering
$57,515
Mechanical Engineering
$49,012

Electrical engineering professionals in South Dakota earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Dakota

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

As the number of electrical engineering professionals is decreasing in South Dakota state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited electrical engineering schools in South Dakota state is decreasing. In South Dakota, there were 80 graduates in 2006. And there were 37 graduates from electrical engineering courses in 2010.

This represents a 54% decrease in the number of electrical engineering degree or certificate school graduates in South Dakota state. Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned a associate's degree in electrical engineering.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in South Dakota

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