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Electrical Engineering Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

In Boston, there are 4 electrical engineering schools where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Boston's electrical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes electrical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Electrical Engineering Employment

Boston 8,070
Massachusetts 14,660

Exactly 8,070 of the 14,660 electrical engineering professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Boston. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of electrical engineering professionals in Boston has grown by 22%. As the employment for electrical engineering professionals in Boston has increased, overall employment in Boston has also increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Electrical Engineering employment growth

13,070 14,530 15,400 15,930 14,660
6,590 7,290 7,520 8,290 8,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$73,145 $77,290 $82,595 $82,965 $83,245
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

As the number of electrical engineering professionals in Boston has grown, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have also increased. Boston electrical engineering professionals made $83,245 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Boston was $73,145 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Boston.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Boston

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

Electrical engineering professionals in Boston earn a median salary of $80,510 per year. The difference in pay between the electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 108%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $55,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $114,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Boston

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

Boston electrical engineering professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Boston


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

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Boston


Boston's electrical engineering schools offer 4 electrical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Boston


Approximately 52 students graduated from electrical engineering courses in 2010.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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