Mechanical Engineering Schools In Missouri

Missouri has 10 accredited mechanical engineering schools where mechanical engineering faculty who teach mechanical engineering classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of mechanical engineering and mechanical engineering training in Missouri, 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
  • PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering


Schools

  1. Pinnacle Career Institute in Kansas City

    1001 E. 101st Terrace, Suite 325, Kansas City, Missouri 64131-3367

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Lincoln University in Jefferson City

    820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Missouri-Columbia

    105 Jesse Hall, Columbia, Missouri 65211

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Missouri-Kansas City

    5100 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64110

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Missouri University of Science and Technology

    1870 Miner Circle, Rolla, Missouri 65409

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. University of Missouri-St Louis

    One University Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63121-4400

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Saint Louis University-Main Campus

    One Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63103-2097

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley

    3400 Pershall Rd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63135

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Washington University in St Louis

    One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

    14 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Pinnacle Career Institute_??_??_North Kansas City

    11500 N Ambassador Ste 221, Kansas City, Missouri 64153

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Missouri 6,960
National 549,180

Of all of the mechanical engineering professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Missouri.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In Missouri

6,840 5,690 8,720 8,800 6,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Missouri, the field of mechanical engineering is growing. There were 120 more mechanical engineering professionals working in Missouri in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of mechanical engineering professionals has grown by 2%. This growth is slower 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 Missouri

$55,008 $54,063 $62,674 $64,222 $65,420
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by mechanical engineering professionals is increasing in Missouri. The mean salary for mechanical engineering professionals in 2006 was $55,008 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $65,420 per year.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Missouri

10th percentile
$37,798
25th percentile
$50,646
50th percentile
$64,680
75th percentile
$79,738
90th percentile
$95,860

This represents a 16% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Missouri state, within the field of mechanical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid mechanical engineering professionals earn 154% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Missouri

Civil Engineering
$54,473
Drafting
$48,898
Electrical Engineering
$70,255
Industrial Design
$52,330
Mechanical Engineering
$65,420
Physics
$137,300

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
8
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
2
Total18

The number of students graduating from the 10 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Missouri is increasing. In 2006, 410 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in Missouri. And in 2010, 465 students graduated.

This represents a 13% increase in the number of mechanical engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Missouri state. Most of these graduates, or 44%, earned an bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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