Engineering Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

The city of Norfolk has 3 schools where engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Norfolk, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Engineering Employment

Norfolk 13,920
Virginia 76,560

Exactly 13,920 of Virginia's 46,820 engineering professionals work in Norfolk. The number of engineering professionals in Norfolk has shrunk by 10% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Norfolk has increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Engineering employment growth

68,880 69,710 73,040 75,980 46,820
15,530 15,260 16,370 16,440 13,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$66,118 $67,098 $69,665 $71,436 $72,040
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

In Norfolk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Norfolk engineering professionals made $72,040 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Norfolk was $66,118 per year. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Norfolk is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Norfolk

10th percentile
$43,457
25th percentile
$54,949
50th percentile
$69,034
75th percentile
$86,854
90th percentile
$105,129

Engineering professionals in Norfolk make a median yearly salary of $69,034. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,457 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 142% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Civil Engineering
$56,283
Electrical Engineering
$70,155
Engineering
$72,040
Mechanical Engineering
$73,623
Software Engineering
$77,270
Biomedical Engineering
$81,190
Computer Engineering
$87,640

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Norfolk

3

Many of Norfolk's engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Norfolk

associate
1
bachelor
6
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total12

Norfolk's engineering schools offer 12 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Norfolk

associate
52
bachelor
261
master
222
doctor
31
Certificate
13
Total579

In 2010 approximately 579 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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