Engineering Schools
In Troy, New York

In Troy, there are 2 engineering schools where engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Troy, which includes engineering training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Engineering Employment

Troy 4,170
New York 72,950

Of the 55,730 engineering professionals employed in New York, 4,170 work in Troy. There has been a 11% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Troy between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Troy has decreased, overall employment in Troy has increased.

Troy Vs. New York Engineering employment growth

71,050 72,880 76,340 72,970 55,730
4,660 4,220 5,180 4,980 4,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$66,174 $68,209 $68,248 $68,557 $70,997
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

As the number of engineering professionals in Troy has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Troy engineering professionals made $70,997 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Troy made an average salary of $66,174 per year. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Troy is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Troy

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Engineering professionals make a median salary of $68,162 per year in Troy. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 112%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,048 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,495 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Troy

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Troy


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Troy


There are a total of 34 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Troy's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Troy


Approximately 759 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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