Engineering Schools
In Long Beach, California

Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 2 engineering schools in Long Beach. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Long Beach, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Engineering Employment

Long Beach 39,360
California 236,270

Exactly 39,360 of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, work in Long Beach. The number of engineering professionals in Long Beach has shrunk by 18% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Long Beach has decreased, overall employment in Long Beach has increased.

Long Beach Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
48,220 54,320 59,640 57,320 39,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Long Beach

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$71,338 $75,278 $78,289 $81,469 $82,236
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

Salaries for engineering professionals in Long Beach have increased. Long Beach engineering professionals made $82,236 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Long Beach was $71,338 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Long Beach.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Long Beach

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Long Beach engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $80,379. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 125%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,114 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $110,334 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Long Beach

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Long Beach


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Long Beach


Long Beach's engineering schools offer 13 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Long Beach


In 2010 approximately 364 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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