Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Fairbanks, Alaska

Mechanical Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one mechanical engineering school in Fairbanks. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of mechanical engineering and mechanical engineering education in Fairbanks, which includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairbanks Vs. Alaska Mechanical Engineering Employment

Fairbanks 80
Alaska 1,560

Exactly 80 of the 1,560 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Alaska, work in Fairbanks. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Fairbanks has shrunk by 64%. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Fairbanks has decreased, overall employment in Fairbanks has also decreased.

Fairbanks Vs. Alaska Mechanical Engineering employment growth

1,530 1,580 1,310 1,510 1,560
220 60 80 100 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alaska
  • Dark Yellow: Fairbanks

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Fairbanks

$70,167 $77,290 $78,735 $67,295 $62,330
$43,570 $45,920 $46,650 $48,330 $50,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Fairbanks
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairbanks

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Fairbanks has shrunk, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also decreased. Fairbanks mechanical engineering professionals made $62,330 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Fairbanks was $70,167 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairbanks.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Fairbanks

10th percentile
$32,840
25th percentile
$44,215
50th percentile
$62,305
75th percentile
$80,380
90th percentile
$88,430

Mechanical engineering professionals in Fairbanks earn a median salary of $62,305 per year. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 169%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Fairbanks

Mechanical Engineering
$62,330
Civil Engineering
$67,400

Fairbanks mechanical engineering professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Fairbanks

1

There is only one accredited mechanical engineering school in the city. Many of Fairbanks' mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Fairbanks

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Fairbanks' mechanical engineering schools offer 2 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Fairbanks

associate
0
bachelor
25
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

Approximately 27 students completed mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Fairbanks, Alaska

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