Engineering Schools
In Murray, Kentucky

In Murray, there is only one engineering school where engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Murray, which includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Murray Vs. Kentucky Engineering Employment

Murray 860
Kentucky 15,110

Exactly 860 of Kentucky's 12,310 engineering professionals work in Murray. There has been a 10% growth in the number of engineering professionals in Murray between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Murray has increased, overall employment in Murray has also increased.

Murray Vs. Kentucky Engineering employment growth

12,310 12,510 14,750 14,580 12,310
780 820 900 No data 860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Murray

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Murray

$59,674 $62,272 $67,826 No data $70,753
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Murray
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Murray

In Murray, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Murray engineering professionals made $70,753 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for engineering professionals in Murray was $59,674 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Murray is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Murray

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Engineering professionals in Murray make a median yearly salary of $70,657. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,386 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,949 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Murray

Software Engineering
Computer Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Murray


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Murray


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Murray


In 2010 approximately 57 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Murray, Kentucky

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