Engineering Schools
In Decatur, Mississippi

Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one engineering school in Decatur. The trends in Decatur's engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes engineering training at the engineering associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Engineering Employment

Decatur 540
Mississippi 8,360

Of the 8,120 engineering professionals employed in Mississippi, 540 work in Decatur. The number of engineering professionals in Decatur has shrunk by 30% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Decatur has also decreased.

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Engineering employment growth

7,610 9,160 9,580 8,850 8,120
770 480 610 No data 540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$59,774 $57,503 $55,029 No data $60,063
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In Decatur, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Decatur engineering professionals made $60,063 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Decatur made an average salary of $59,774 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Decatur.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Decatur

10th percentile
$40,413
25th percentile
$47,492
50th percentile
$56,002
75th percentile
$70,060
90th percentile
$83,860

Engineering professionals make a median salary of $56,002 per year in Decatur. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 108%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,413 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $83,860 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Decatur

Mechanical Engineering
$43,030
Engineering
$60,063
Electrical Engineering
$61,950
Civil Engineering
$73,050

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Decatur

1

Many of Decatur's engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited engineering school in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Decatur's engineering school offers one engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Decatur

associate
6
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Mississippi

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