Engineering Schools
In Springfield, Illinois

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


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Illinois Engineering Employment

Springfield 350
Illinois 54,440

Exactly 350 of Illinois' 39,680 engineering professionals work in Springfield. The number of engineering professionals in Springfield has shrunk by 49% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Springfield has decreased, overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Illinois Engineering employment growth

64,800 67,250 67,660 67,630 39,680
680 700 540 450 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$70,684 $74,843 $74,179 $74,508 $71,194
$38,260 $40,150 $41,300 $42,900 $44,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of engineering professionals in Springfield has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Springfield engineering professionals made $71,194 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Springfield was $70,684 per year. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $70,924. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,024 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Springfield

Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Springfield


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Springfield


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Springfield


Approximately 3 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Illinois

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