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Electrical Engineering Schools In Arizona

In Arizona, there are 11 accredited schools where electrical engineering classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the electrical engineering academic community in Arizona, and the future trends in electrical engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Arizona State University

    Tempe, Arizona 85287

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Arizona

    1401 E University, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0066

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Cochise College

    4190 W Highway 80, Douglas, Arizona 85607-9724

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Glendale Community College in Glendale, AZ

    6000 W Olive Ave, Glendale, Arizona 85302

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Mesa Community College

    1833 W Southern Ave, Mesa, Arizona 85202

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. ITT Technical Institute-Tucson

    1455 W. River Rd, Tucson, Arizona 85704-5829

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. ITT Technical Institute-Tempe

    5005 S. Wendler Drive, Tempe, Arizona 85282

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Northland Pioneer College

    2251 E. Navajo Blvd., Holbrook, Arizona 86025-0610

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  9. East Valley Institute of Technology

    1601 W Main St, Mesa, Arizona 85201

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  10. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Phoenix

    10220 North 25th Ave, Ste 100, Phoenix, Arizona 85021

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Electrical Engineering Employment

Arizona 9,150
National 296,520

Approximately 3% of the country's electrical engineering professionals work in Arizona state.

Employment Growth for Electrical engineering professionals In Arizona

11,430 10,340 10,170 9,510 9,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arizona, electrical engineering is a shrinking field. In Arizona, 2,280 less electrical engineering professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of electrical engineering has shrunk by 20% in Arizona. This decline is faster than the change in the number of electrical engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of electrical engineering professionals has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Electrical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$63,420 $65,790 $67,635 $69,565 $74,085
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to electrical engineering professionals are growing in Arizona. In 2006 electrical engineering professionals made a mean salary of $63,420 per year, and in 2010 they made $74,085 per year.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Arizona

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Thus, electrical engineering professionals' salaries grew by 14% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of electrical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid electrical engineering professionals earning 129% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Arizona state.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Arizona

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

In Arizona, electrical engineering professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona


As the number of electrical engineering professionals is decreasing in Arizona state, the number of students graduating from the 11 accredited electrical engineering schools in Arizona state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 590 electrical engineering graduates from electrical engineering courses in Arizona and in 2010 there were 340 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of electrical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Arizona by 42%. Most of these graduates, or 36%, earned a associate's degree in electrical engineering.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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