Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Worcester, Massachusetts

The city of Worcester has 2 schools where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Worcester, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Mechanical Engineering Employment

Worcester 1,200
Massachusetts 11,980

Of the 11,980 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Massachusetts, 1,200 work in Worcester. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester has grown by 14%. As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester has increased, overall employment in Worcester has also increased.

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Mechanical Engineering employment growth

15,380 16,130 15,910 12,570 11,980
1,050 1,210 980 870 1,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Worcester

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$56,226 $58,052 $66,272 $65,862 $61,094
$42,280 $43,440 $45,490 $46,790 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Worcester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Worcester

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester has grown, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester reportedly earned an average salary of $61,094 per year. Mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester made a yearly average salary of $56,226, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester

10th percentile
$38,546
25th percentile
$45,136
50th percentile
$56,678
75th percentile
$74,856
90th percentile
$90,426

Mechanical engineering professionals in Worcester make a median yearly salary of $56,678. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,546 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 135% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Worcester

Civil Engineering
$56,640
Drafting
$56,660
Mechanical Engineering
$61,094
Electrical Engineering
$79,020

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Worcester

2

There are 2 accredited mechanical engineering schools in the city. Many of Worcester's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Worcester

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

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

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Worcester

associate
5
bachelor
148
master
48
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total202

In 2010 approximately 202 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Worcester, Massachusetts

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