Engineering Schools
In Carbondale, Illinois

The city of Carbondale has only one school where engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Carbondale, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Engineering Employment

Carbondale 840
Illinois 54,440

Of the 39,680 engineering professionals employed in Illinois, 840 work in Carbondale. The number of engineering professionals in Carbondale has grown by 40% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Carbondale has increased, overall employment in Carbondale has also increased.

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Engineering employment growth

64,800 67,250 67,660 67,630 39,680
600 680 620 No data 840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Carbondale

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Carbondale

$58,239 $58,542 $60,773 No data $67,913
$31,770 $32,930 $35,290 No data $37,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Carbondale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carbondale

In Carbondale, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Carbondale engineering professionals made $67,913 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Carbondale made an average salary of $58,239 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Carbondale.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Carbondale

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Engineering professionals make a median salary of $61,440 per year in Carbondale. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,386 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 109% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Carbondale

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

Engineering professional salaries in Carbondale are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Carbondale


There is only one accredited engineering school in the city. Many of Carbondale's engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Engineering Programs Offered In Carbondale


Carbondale's engineering schools offer 10 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Carbondale


Approximately 137 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Carbondale, Illinois

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