Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

There are 3 mechanical engineering schools in Kansas City for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the city of Kansas City, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Mechanical Engineering Employment

Kansas City 3,520
Missouri 6,960

Of the 6,960 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Missouri, 3,520 work in Kansas City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Kansas City has grown by 10%. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Kansas City has increased, overall employment in Kansas City has also increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Mechanical Engineering employment growth

6,840 5,690 8,720 8,800 6,960
3,190 3,680 3,310 3,990 3,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$61,104 $66,444 $68,694 $66,384 $66,868
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Kansas City have increased. In 2010 Kansas City mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $66,868. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Kansas City was $61,104 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Kansas City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$41,382
25th percentile
$52,844
50th percentile
$65,878
75th percentile
$80,800
90th percentile
$95,274

Kansas City mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,878. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 130%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,382 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,274 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Industrial Design
$0
Drafting
$48,498
Civil Engineering
$61,647
Mechanical Engineering
$66,868
Electrical Engineering
$69,615
Physics
$133,640

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Kansas City

3

There are 3 accredited mechanical engineering schools in the city. Many of Kansas City's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Kansas City's mechanical engineering schools offer 2 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
30
master
9
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total39

Approximately 39 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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