Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Needham, Massachusetts

In Needham, there is only one mechanical engineering school where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the city of Needham, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the mechanical engineering bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Needham Vs. Massachusetts Mechanical Engineering Employment

Needham 6,330
Massachusetts 11,980

Of the 11,980 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Massachusetts, 6,330 work in Needham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Needham, there has been a 30% decline in the number of mechanical engineering professionals. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Needham has decreased, overall employment in Needham has increased.

Needham Vs. Massachusetts Mechanical Engineering employment growth

15,380 16,130 15,910 12,570 11,980
9,050 9,360 9,700 6,920 6,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Needham

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Needham

$69,816 $73,450 $74,946 $75,298 $74,402
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Needham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Needham

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Needham has shrunk, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Needham reportedly earned an average salary of $74,402 per year. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Needham was $69,816 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Needham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Needham

10th percentile
$45,352
25th percentile
$57,610
50th percentile
$73,536
75th percentile
$88,986
90th percentile
$105,958

Needham mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,536. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 134%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,352 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $105,958 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Needham

Drafting
$60,333
Civil Engineering
$63,917
Mechanical Engineering
$74,402
Industrial Design
$81,800
Electrical Engineering
$83,245
Physics
$106,620

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Needham

1

There is only one accredited mechanical engineering school in the city. Many of Needham's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Needham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Needham's mechanical engineering school offers one mechanical engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Needham

associate
0
bachelor
20
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total20

Approximately 20 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Needham, Massachusetts

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