Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

In Harrisburg, there is only one mechanical engineering school where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of mechanical engineering and mechanical engineering education in Harrisburg, which includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Mechanical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Mechanical Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Mechanical Engineering Employment

Harrisburg 450
Pennsylvania 20,800

Exactly 450 of the 20,800 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Harrisburg, there has been a 165% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals. Overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Mechanical Engineering employment growth

20,390 19,290 18,930 19,640 20,800
170 920 910 720 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$44,717 $51,160 $52,865 $61,682 $65,088
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Harrisburg has grown, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 Harrisburg mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,088. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Harrisburg made an average salary of $44,717 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Harrisburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Harrisburg

10th percentile
$46,102
25th percentile
$54,510
50th percentile
$64,452
75th percentile
$75,660
90th percentile
$89,150

Mechanical engineering professionals in Harrisburg earn a median salary of $64,452 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 93%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,102 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Drafting
$47,920
Industrial Design
$51,630
Civil Engineering
$52,933
Electrical Engineering
$64,255
Mechanical Engineering
$65,088

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Harrisburg

1

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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Harrisburg

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in mechanical engineering offered by Harrisburg's mechanical engineering schools.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Harrisburg

associate
12
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total13

In 2010 approximately 13 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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