Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Santa Clara, California

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

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Mechanical Engineering Employment

Santa Clara 10,560
California 62,460

Exactly 10,560 of California's 62,460 mechanical engineering professionals work in Santa Clara. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara has shrunk by 11%. As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara has decreased, overall employment in Santa Clara has also decreased.

Santa Clara Vs. California Mechanical Engineering employment growth

71,330 75,910 77,370 73,610 62,460
11,810 11,560 11,700 11,070 10,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Clara

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$72,026 $76,020 $81,006 $80,710 $81,066
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara has shrunk, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $81,066 per year was earned by mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara was $72,026 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Santa Clara

10th percentile
$50,800
25th percentile
$62,704
50th percentile
$79,374
75th percentile
$98,422
90th percentile
$115,842

Santa Clara mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $79,374. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $115,842 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Santa Clara

Drafting
$63,253
Industrial Design
$77,140
Mechanical Engineering
$81,066
Civil Engineering
$81,437
Electrical Engineering
$85,545
Physics
$117,000

Santa Clara mechanical engineering professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Santa Clara

1

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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Santa Clara

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Santa Clara's mechanical engineering schools offer 3 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Santa Clara

associate
0
bachelor
31
master
19
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total51

In 2010 approximately 51 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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