Mechanical Engineering Schools In Florida

Mechanical Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 15 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Florida. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Florida, and the future trends in mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Brevard Community College

    1519 Clearlake Rd, Cocoa, Florida 32922

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Broward College

    225 E las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

    600 S Clyde Morris Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3900

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Tallahassee, Florida 32307

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Florida Atlantic University

    777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Florida Institute of Technology

    150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, Florida 32901-6975

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Florida Keys Community College

    5901 College Rd, Key West, Florida 33040

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. University of Miami

    University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. University of North Florida

    1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32224-2645

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Pensacola State College

    1000 College Blvd, Pensacola, Florida 32504-8998

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. University of South Florida-Main Campus

    4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, Florida 33620-9951

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Florida 16,000
National 549,180

Of all of the mechanical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In Florida

20,860 22,680 20,430 17,480 16,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of mechanical engineering professionals is shrinking in Florida. In Florida, 4,860 less mechanical engineering professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of mechanical engineering professionals has shrunk by 23%. This decline is faster than the national trend for mechanical engineering professionals which shows a 4% decrease in the number of mechanical engineering professionals working around the nation.

Mechanical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$55,306 $57,552 $59,590 $61,656 $63,398
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals is declining, the salaries paid to mechanical engineering professionals are increasing in Florida. Mechanical engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $55,306 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $63,398 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$37,742
25th percentile
$47,930
50th percentile
$62,098
75th percentile
$78,014
90th percentile
$92,658

Thus, there was a 13% growth in mechanical engineering professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of mechanical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid mechanical engineering professionals earning 146% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Florida state.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Florida

Civil Engineering
$58,963
Drafting
$48,142
Electrical Engineering
$65,990
Industrial Design
$56,820
Mechanical Engineering
$63,398
Physics
$137,470

Mechanical engineering professionals in Florida earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
4
bachelor
12
master
10
doctor
9
Certificate
2
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The number of students graduating from the 15 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Florida is increasing. In 2006 there were 705 mechanical engineering graduates from mechanical engineering courses in Florida and in 2010 there were 984 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of mechanical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Florida by 40%. A majority of these graduates, or 32%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Florida

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