Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Petersburg, Virginia

Mechanical Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one mechanical engineering school in Petersburg. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Petersburg, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the mechanical engineering bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Mechanical Engineering Employment

Petersburg 1,630
Virginia 19,390

Exactly 1,630 of Virginia's 19,390 mechanical engineering professionals work in Petersburg. There has been a 15% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Petersburg between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Petersburg has also increased.

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Mechanical Engineering employment growth

15,090 19,330 19,770 19,030 19,390
1,420 1,690 1,880 1,800 1,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Petersburg

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Petersburg

$61,733 $61,506 $61,086 $62,202 $64,530
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Petersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Petersburg

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Petersburg has grown, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 Petersburg mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,530. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Petersburg was $61,733 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Petersburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Petersburg

10th percentile
$39,146
25th percentile
$49,052
50th percentile
$63,298
75th percentile
$78,980
90th percentile
$94,266

Petersburg mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,298. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,146 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 141% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Petersburg

Drafting
$52,407
Civil Engineering
$57,083
Mechanical Engineering
$64,530
Electrical Engineering
$68,725
Industrial Design
$73,750

On average mechanical engineering professionals in Petersburg earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Petersburg.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Petersburg

1

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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Petersburg

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in mechanical engineering offered by Petersburg's mechanical engineering school.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Petersburg

associate
0
bachelor
7
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

Approximately 7 students completed mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Petersburg, Virginia

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