Electrical Engineering Schools
In Tacoma, Washington

The city of Tacoma has 2 schools where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in electrical engineering in the city of Tacoma, which encompasses electrical engineering training at the electrical engineering associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tacoma Vs. Washington Electrical Engineering Employment

Tacoma 570
Washington 6,900

Exactly 570 of Washington State's 6,900 electrical engineering professionals work in Tacoma. There has been a 375% growth in the number of electrical engineering professionals in Tacoma between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for electrical engineering professionals in Tacoma has increased, overall employment in Tacoma has also increased.

Tacoma Vs. Washington Electrical Engineering employment growth

6,140 5,680 5,960 6,560 6,900
120 400 520 510 570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Tacoma

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Tacoma

$78,160 $65,390 $67,815 $74,995 $74,530
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Tacoma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tacoma

As the number of electrical engineering professionals in Tacoma has grown, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have decreased. Tacoma electrical engineering professionals made $74,530 per year, on average, in 2010. Electrical engineering professionals in Tacoma made a yearly average salary of $78,160, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of electrical engineering professionals in Tacoma is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Tacoma

10th percentile
$50,980
25th percentile
$63,215
50th percentile
$76,375
75th percentile
$87,275
90th percentile
$98,955

Tacoma electrical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $76,375. The 10% of electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,980 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 94% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Tacoma

Civil Engineering
$61,417
Mechanical Engineering
$70,270
Electrical Engineering
$74,530
Engineering
$75,030

Tacoma electrical engineering professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Tacoma

2

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

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Tacoma

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in electrical engineering offered by Tacoma's electrical engineering schools.

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Tacoma

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Approximately 4 students graduated from electrical engineering courses in 2010.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Tacoma, Washington

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