Mechanical Engineering Schools In New Jersey

There are 12 accredited mechanical engineering schools in New Jersey for faculty who teach mechanical engineering classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the state of New Jersey, which encompasses 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. Camden County College

    College Drive, Blackwood, New Jersey 08012

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  2. County College of Morris

    214 Center Grove Rd, Randolph, New Jersey 07869-2086

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  3. Essex County College

    303 University Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07102

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  4. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus

    1000 River Rd, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666

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  5. Rowan University

    201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey 08028

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  6. Middlesex County College

    2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, New Jersey 08818-3050

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  7. New Jersey Institute of Technology

    University Heights, Newark, New Jersey 07102

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Princeton University

    Princeton, New Jersey 08544-0070

    1 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Rutgers University-New Brunswick

    83 Somerset St, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1281

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Stevens Institute of Technology

    Castle Point On Hudson, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030-5991

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. The College of New Jersey

    2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, New Jersey 08628-0718

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  12. Union County College

    1033 Springfield Ave, Cranford, New Jersey 07016-1599

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

New Jersey 12,550
National 549,180

Approximately 2% of the country's mechanical engineering professionals work in New Jersey state.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In New Jersey

12,010 12,890 12,890 12,610 12,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Jersey, mechanical engineering is a growing field. 540 more mechanical engineering professionals were working in New Jersey in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in New Jersey, this field has grown by 4% in four years. This growth is slower than the change in the number of mechanical engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of mechanical engineering professionals has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Mechanical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$64,728 $67,748 $68,324 $69,926 $71,060
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New Jersey, as the number of mechanical engineering professionals is growing, the salaries earned by mechanical engineering professionals are increasing. The mean salary for mechanical engineering professionals in 2006 was $64,728 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $71,060 per year.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in New Jersey

10th percentile
$41,572
25th percentile
$53,566
50th percentile
$69,504
75th percentile
$88,562
90th percentile
$103,996

This represents a 9% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of mechanical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid mechanical engineering professionals earning 150% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in New Jersey state.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Civil Engineering
$64,220
Drafting
$55,878
Electrical Engineering
$71,665
Industrial Design
$67,200
Mechanical Engineering
$71,060
Physics
$108,820

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Jersey

associate
7
bachelor
7
master
4
doctor
4
Certificate
1
Total23

The number of students graduating from the 12 accredited mechanical engineering schools in New Jersey is increasing. In New Jersey, there were 464 graduates in 2006. And there were 571 graduates from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 23% percent increase in the number of mechanical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in New Jersey. A majority of these graduates, or 30%, graduated with an associate's degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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