Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Long Beach, California

In Long Beach, there are 2 mechanical engineering schools where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Long Beach's mechanical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes 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


Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Mechanical Engineering Employment

Long Beach 15,950
California 62,460

Exactly 15,950 of California's 62,460 mechanical engineering professionals work in Long Beach. The number of mechanical engineering professionals in Long Beach has shrunk by 7% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Long Beach has increased.

Long Beach Vs. California Mechanical Engineering employment growth

71,330 75,910 77,370 73,610 62,460
17,200 19,740 21,160 21,300 15,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Long Beach

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$64,146 $67,074 $71,180 $72,490 $73,108
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

In Long Beach, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Long Beach reportedly earned an average salary of $73,108 per year. Mechanical engineering professionals in Long Beach made a yearly average salary of $64,146, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Long Beach.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Long Beach

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Long Beach mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,640. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,536 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $109,424 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Long Beach

Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

On average mechanical engineering professionals in Long Beach earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Long Beach.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Long Beach


There are 2 accredited mechanical engineering schools in the city. Many of Long Beach's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Long Beach


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in mechanical engineering offered by Long Beach's mechanical engineering schools.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Long Beach


In 2010 approximately 90 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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