Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Pasadena, California

In Pasadena, there is only one mechanical engineering school where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Pasadena, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pasadena Vs. California Mechanical Engineering Employment

Pasadena 15,950
California 62,460

Of the 62,460 mechanical engineering professionals employed in California, 15,950 work in Pasadena. There has been a 7% decline in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Pasadena has increased.

Pasadena 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: Pasadena

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Pasadena

$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 Pasadena
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pasadena

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena have increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena reportedly earned an average salary of $73,108 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena was $64,146 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena

10th percentile
$41,536
25th percentile
$54,058
50th percentile
$70,640
75th percentile
$89,340
90th percentile
$109,424

Mechanical engineering professionals in Pasadena make a median yearly salary of $70,640. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 163%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,536 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $109,424 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Pasadena

Drafting
$54,713
Industrial Design
$63,160
Civil Engineering
$69,653
Mechanical Engineering
$73,108
Electrical Engineering
$78,425
Physics
$87,950

Mechanical engineering professional salaries in Pasadena are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Pasadena

1

Many of Pasadena's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited mechanical engineering school in the city.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Pasadena

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total4

Pasadena's mechanical engineering schools offer 4 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Pasadena

associate
0
bachelor
18
master
6
doctor
14
Certificate
1
Total39

In 2010 approximately 39 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Pasadena, California

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