Electrical Engineering Schools In Washington State

Washington State has 19 accredited electrical engineering schools where electrical engineering faculty who teach electrical engineering classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of electrical engineering and electrical engineering training in Washington State, which includes electrical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Bellingham Technical College

    3028 Lindbergh Ave, Bellingham, Washington 98225-1599

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  2. Central Washington University

    400 East University Way, Ellensburg, Washington 98926-7501

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  3. Centralia College

    600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia, Washington 98531-4099

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  4. Clark College

    1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, Washington 98663-3598

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  5. Edmonds Community College

    20000 68th Ave W, Lynnwood, Washington 98036-5912

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  6. Everett Community College

    2000 Tower Street, Everett, Washington 98201

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  7. ITT Technical Institute-Seattle

    12720 Gateway Dr Ste 100, Seattle, Washington 98168-2610

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  8. ITT Technical Institute-Spokane Valley

    13518 E Indiana Avenue, Spokane Valley, Washington 99216-1589

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  9. Bates Technical College

    1101 S Yakima Ave, Tacoma, Washington 98405

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  10. Lake Washington Technical College

    11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, Washington 98034-8506

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  11. Seattle Community College-North Campus

    9600 College Way North, Seattle, Washington 98103-3599

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  12. Olympic College

    1600 Chester Ave, Bremerton, Washington 98337-1699

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  13. Skagit Valley College

    2405 E. College Way, Mount Vernon, Washington 98273

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  14. Spokane Community College

    1810 North Greene Street, Spokane, Washington 99217-5399

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  15. Tacoma Community College

    6501 S 19th St, Tacoma, Washington 98466-6100

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  16. Western Washington University

    516 High St, Bellingham, Washington 98225-9008

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  17. ITT Technical Institute-Everett

    1615 75th Street Sw, Suite 220, Everett, Washington 98203

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  18. DeVry University-Washington

    3600 S 344th Way, Federal Way, Washington 98001-9558

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  19. Alpine College

    10020 E Knox Ave Ste 500, Spokane Valley, Washington 99206

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington State Vs. National Electrical Engineering Employment

Washington State 6,900
National 296,520

Of all of the electrical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Washington State state.

Employment Growth for Electrical engineering professionals In Washington State

6,140 5,680 5,960 6,560 6,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington State, the field of electrical engineering is growing. In 2010 there were 760 more electrical engineering professionals working in Washington State than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of electrical engineering professionals has grown by 12%. This growth is faster than the national trend for electrical engineering professionals which shows a 6% decrease in the number of electrical engineering professionals working around the nation.

Electrical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Washington State

$64,415 $68,220 $68,970 $71,350 $73,485
$48,545 $50,054 $51,159 $52,682 $54,489
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by electrical engineering professionals is increasing in Washington State. Electrical engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $64,415 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $73,485 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Washington State

10th percentile
$48,805
25th percentile
$58,530
50th percentile
$73,155
75th percentile
$87,815
90th percentile
$103,395

This represents a growth in salaries of 12%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 112% pay differential between the highest paid electrical engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of electrical engineering in Washington State.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Washington State

Civil Engineering
$61,180
Electrical Engineering
$73,485
Engineering
$80,509
Mechanical Engineering
$73,818

Electrical engineering professionals in Washington State earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington State

associate
17
bachelor
6
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
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As the number of electrical engineering professionals is increasing in Washington State state, the number of students graduating from the 19 accredited electrical engineering schools in Washington State state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 566 electrical engineering graduates from electrical engineering courses in Washington State and in 2010 there were 237 graduates.

This represents a 58% decrease in the number of electrical engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Washington State state. A majority of these graduates, or 57%, graduated with a associate's degree in electrical engineering.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Washington State

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