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Computer Engineering Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In Philadelphia, there are 4 computer engineering schools where computer engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of computer engineering and computer engineering education in Philadelphia, which includes computer engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Computer Engineering Employment

Philadelphia 7,420
Pennsylvania 29,100

Of the 1,910 computer engineering professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 870 work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of computer engineering professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk by 94%. Overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Computer Engineering employment growth

24,600 23,770 24,150 26,180 1,910
13,510 11,280 10,990 12,790 870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Computer Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$87,673 $90,797 $96,353 $95,610 $85,730
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for computer engineering professionals have decreased. Philadelphia computer engineering professionals made $85,730 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for computer engineering professionals in Philadelphia was $87,673 per year. The decline in the salary of computer engineering professionals in Philadelphia is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Philadelphia

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90th percentile

Computer engineering professionals in Philadelphia earn a median salary of $86,700 per year. The 10% of computer engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,830 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $127,700 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Software Engineering

On average computer engineering professional salaries in Philadelphia are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering schools in Philadelphia


There are 4 accredited computer engineering schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's computer engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Computer Engineering Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's computer engineering schools offer 7 computer engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Computer Engineering Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 128 students graduated from computer engineering courses.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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