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Computer Engineering Schools In Rhode Island

In Rhode Island, there are 3 accredited schools where computer engineering classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer engineering academic community in Rhode Island, and the future trends in computer engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Johnson & Wales University

    8 Abbott Park Place, Providence, Rhode Island 02903-3703

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Community College of Rhode Island

    400 East Ave, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886-1807

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Rhode Island

    Kingston, Rhode Island 02881

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Rhode Island Vs. National Computer Engineering Employment

Rhode Island 2,440
National 945,160

Of all of the computer engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Rhode Island state.

Employment Growth for Computer engineering professionals In Rhode Island

2,180 2,710 2,490 2,490 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Rhode Island, computer engineering is a shrinking field. There were 1,950 less computer engineering professionals working in Rhode Island in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of computer engineering professionals has shrunk by 89%. This decline is slower than the national trend for computer engineering professionals which shows a 92% decrease in the number of computer engineering professionals working around the nation.

Computer Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Rhode Island

$84,387 $86,303 $89,277 $89,590 $100,120
$45,814 $47,319 $48,863 $50,877 $52,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to computer engineering professionals are growing in Rhode Island. The mean salary for computer engineering professionals in 2006 was $84,387 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $100,120 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Rhode Island

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Thus, computer engineering professionals' salaries grew by 16% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of computer engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid computer engineering professionals earning 123% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Rhode Island state.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Rhode Island

Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering

Computer engineering professionals in Rhode Island earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Rhode Island


The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited computer engineering schools in Rhode Island is increasing. In Rhode Island, there were 14 graduates in 2006. And there were 33 graduates from computer engineering courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 136% percent increase in the number of computer engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Rhode Island. A majority of these graduates, or 67%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Rhode Island

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