Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

Mechanical Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one mechanical engineering school in Richmond. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the city of Richmond, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the mechanical engineering bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Mechanical Engineering Employment

Richmond 590
Virginia 19,390

Exactly 590 of the 19,390 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Virginia, work in Richmond. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Richmond has shrunk by 5%. Overall employment in Richmond has increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Mechanical Engineering employment growth

15,090 19,330 19,770 19,030 19,390
620 710 550 No data 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$83,470 $88,697 $99,695 No data $103,830
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Richmond have increased. Richmond mechanical engineering professionals made $103,830 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Richmond made an average salary of $83,470 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Richmond is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Richmond

10th percentile
$52,975
25th percentile
$81,545
50th percentile
$109,205
75th percentile
$126,105
90th percentile
$145,990

Mechanical engineering professionals in Richmond earn a median salary of $109,205 per year. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,975 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 176% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Richmond

Civil Engineering
$80,030
Electrical Engineering
$87,550
Physics
$103,760
Mechanical Engineering
$103,830

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Richmond

1

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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
70
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total70

In 2010 approximately 70 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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