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Electrical Engineering Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

In Lafayette, there is only one electrical engineering school where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Lafayette'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

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Electrical Engineering Employment

Lafayette 280
Louisiana 3,040

Exactly 280 of Louisiana's 3,040 electrical engineering professionals work in Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lafayette, there has been a 28% decline in the number of electrical engineering professionals. As the employment for electrical engineering professionals in Lafayette has decreased, overall employment in Lafayette has also decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Electrical Engineering employment growth

3,200 3,380 3,460 3,500 3,040
390 400 340 340 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$47,570 $52,445 $57,785 $57,350 $58,340
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

Salaries for electrical engineering professionals in Lafayette have increased. Lafayette electrical engineering professionals made $58,340 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Lafayette was $47,570 per year. The growth in the salary of electrical engineering professionals in Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Lafayette

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

Lafayette electrical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $55,480. The difference in pay between the electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 189%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,655 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,440 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Lafayette

Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering

Electrical engineering professional salaries in Lafayette are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Lafayette


There is only one accredited electrical engineering school in the city. Many of Lafayette's electrical engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Lafayette


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in electrical engineering offered by Lafayette's electrical engineering schools.

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Lafayette


In 2010 approximately 27 students graduated from electrical engineering courses.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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