Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Washington DC

The city of Washington has 4 schools where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the city of Washington, which encompasses 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

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Mechanical Engineering Employment

Washington DC 13,010
Washington DC 3,920

Exactly 13,010 of Washington DC's 3,920 mechanical engineering professionals work in Washington. There has been a 19% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Washington between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Washington has increased, overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Mechanical Engineering employment growth

2,920 3,020 3,010 3,690 3,920
10,950 11,640 12,460 12,110 13,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$70,796 $72,804 $76,770 $79,242 $82,372
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Washington have increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Washington reportedly earned an average salary of $82,372 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Washington made an average salary of $70,796 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Washington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$43,296
25th percentile
$57,174
50th percentile
$82,280
75th percentile
$102,922
90th percentile
$106,585

Washington mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $82,280. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,296 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $106,585 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Industrial Design
$50,660
Drafting
$58,800
Civil Engineering
$65,807
Electrical Engineering
$80,410
Mechanical Engineering
$82,372
Physics
$122,220

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Washington DC

4

Many of Washington's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited mechanical engineering schools in the city.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total9

There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in mechanical engineering offered by Washington's mechanical engineering schools.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
51
master
22
doctor
3
Certificate
1
Total77

In 2010 approximately 77 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

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