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Electrical Engineering Schools In Washington DC

There is only one accredited electrical engineering school in Washington DC for faculty who teach electrical engineering classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in electrical engineering in the state of Washington DC, which encompasses electrical engineering training at the electrical engineering bachelors degree level.


  1. University of the District of Columbia

    4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Electrical Engineering Employment

Washington DC 890
National 296,520

Of all of the electrical engineering professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Washington DC.

Employment Growth for Electrical engineering professionals In Washington DC

1,330 1,020 1,050 910 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, electrical engineering is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 440 less electrical engineering professionals working in Washington DC than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of electrical engineering has shrunk by 33% in Washington DC. 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 Washington DC

$75,080 $74,710 $79,345 $84,970 $84,840
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to electrical engineering professionals are growing in Washington DC. In 2006 electrical engineering professionals made a mean salary of $75,080 per year, and in 2010 they made $84,840 per year.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Washington DC

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90th percentile

Thus, electrical engineering professionals' salaries grew by 12% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of electrical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid electrical engineering professionals earning 130% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Washington DC state.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

In Washington DC, 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 Washington DC


As the number of electrical engineering professionals is decreasing in Washington DC state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited electrical engineering school in Washington DC state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 121 electrical engineering graduates from electrical engineering courses in Washington DC and in 2010 there were 12 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of electrical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC by 90%. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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