Engineering Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

There are 2 engineering schools in Bridgeport for faculty to choose from. The trends in Bridgeport's engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Engineering Employment

Bridgeport 3,950
Connecticut 24,380

Of the 20,790 engineering professionals employed in Connecticut, 3,950 work in Bridgeport. There has been a 17% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Bridgeport between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Bridgeport has decreased, overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Engineering employment growth

23,080 20,310 25,480 25,390 20,790
4,750 5,770 6,110 6,370 3,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$71,044 $71,348 $72,972 $74,522 $73,057
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

In Bridgeport, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Bridgeport engineering professionals made $73,057 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for engineering professionals in Bridgeport was $71,044 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Bridgeport

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Engineering professionals in Bridgeport make a median yearly salary of $70,761. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,518 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 96% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Bridgeport


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Bridgeport


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Bridgeport's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Bridgeport


Approximately 257 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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