Engineering Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

There is only one engineering school in Tempe for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Tempe, which includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Engineering Employment

Tempe 18,410
Arizona 34,300

Of the 25,640 engineering professionals employed in Arizona, 18,410 work in Tempe. The number of engineering professionals in Tempe has shrunk by 29% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Tempe has decreased, overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Engineering employment growth

36,790 37,720 37,940 33,100 25,640
25,760 26,890 27,080 23,480 18,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$61,861 $64,039 $66,069 $68,687 $69,977
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

In Tempe, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Tempe engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,977. Engineering professionals in Tempe made a yearly average salary of $61,861, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Tempe is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Tempe

10th percentile
$42,872
25th percentile
$53,106
50th percentile
$68,015
75th percentile
$85,315
90th percentile
$96,555

Engineering professionals in Tempe make a median yearly salary of $68,015. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,872 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,555 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Tempe

Civil Engineering
$63,833
Mechanical Engineering
$65,626
Engineering
$69,977
Electrical Engineering
$73,500
Software Engineering
$92,410
Computer Engineering
$92,410
Biomedical Engineering
$92,740

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Tempe

1

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

Engineering Programs Offered In Tempe

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
10
doctor
8
Certificate
0
Total28

Tempe's engineering schools offer 28 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Tempe

associate
0
bachelor
503
master
234
doctor
62
Certificate
0
Total799

In 2010 approximately 799 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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