Engineering Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

There is only one engineering school in Fountain Valley for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Fountain Valley, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Engineering Employment

Fountain Valley 18,000
California 236,270

Exactly 18,000 of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, work in Fountain Valley. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fountain Valley, there has been a 28% decline in the number of engineering professionals. As the employment for engineering professionals in Fountain Valley has decreased, overall employment in Fountain Valley has also decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
24,930 26,050 29,030 27,510 18,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$70,251 $71,991 $76,173 $75,788 $78,696
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

Salaries for engineering professionals in Fountain Valley have increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in Fountain Valley reportedly earned an average salary of $78,696 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Fountain Valley made an average salary of $70,251 per year. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Fountain Valley is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Fountain Valley

10th percentile
$48,017
25th percentile
$60,503
50th percentile
$76,485
75th percentile
$94,672
90th percentile
$106,749

Engineering professionals in Fountain Valley make a median yearly salary of $76,485. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 122%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,017 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $106,749 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Fountain Valley

Mechanical Engineering
$69,488
Electrical Engineering
$71,010
Civil Engineering
$73,307
Engineering
$78,696
Software Engineering
$89,950
Biomedical Engineering
$91,600
Computer Engineering
$97,585

On average engineering professional salaries in Fountain Valley are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Fountain Valley

1

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

Engineering Programs Offered In Fountain Valley

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Fountain Valley's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Fountain Valley

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
8
Total11

In 2010 approximately 11 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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