Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

The city of Louisville has 2 schools 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 Louisville, which includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Mechanical Engineering Employment

Louisville 1,810
Kentucky 4,450

Exactly 1,810 of Kentucky's 4,450 mechanical engineering professionals work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Louisville has grown by 47%. As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Louisville has increased, overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Mechanical Engineering employment growth

4,880 5,120 5,210 5,240 4,450
1,230 1,640 1,810 1,930 1,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$47,160 $52,140 $52,682 $52,952 $55,980
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Louisville has grown, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Louisville reportedly earned an average salary of $55,980 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Louisville was $47,160 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Louisville.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Louisville

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Louisville mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,318. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 168%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,652 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Louisville

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Design
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Louisville


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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Louisville


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

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Louisville


In 2010 approximately 140 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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