Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

The city of Bridgeport has only one school where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the city of Bridgeport, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the mechanical engineering masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Mechanical Engineering Employment

Bridgeport 1,950
Connecticut 10,670

Of the 10,670 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Connecticut, 1,950 work in Bridgeport. There has been a 7% decline in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Bridgeport between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Bridgeport has decreased, overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Mechanical Engineering employment growth

10,860 10,340 10,540 10,580 10,670
2,090 2,030 2,350 2,490 1,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$60,874 $60,482 $61,860 $64,888 $66,394
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Bridgeport have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,394 per year was earned by mechanical engineering professionals in Bridgeport. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Bridgeport was $60,874 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$45,802
25th percentile
$51,956
50th percentile
$63,768
75th percentile
$78,938
90th percentile
$93,468

Mechanical engineering professionals make a median salary of $63,768 per year in Bridgeport. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,802 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 104% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Drafting
$53,268
Industrial Design
$59,340
Civil Engineering
$61,893
Mechanical Engineering
$66,394
Electrical Engineering
$71,485

Mechanical engineering professional salaries in Bridgeport are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Bridgeport

1

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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Bridgeport

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Bridgeport's mechanical engineering school offers one mechanical engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Bridgeport

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
70
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total70

In 2010 approximately 70 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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