FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Clicking in this box will show you programs related to your search from schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Electrical Engineering Schools
In Paterson, New Jersey

In Paterson, there is only one electrical engineering school where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Paterson's electrical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes electrical engineering training at the electrical engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Paterson Vs. New Jersey Electrical Engineering Employment

Paterson 6,720
New Jersey 6,050

Of the 6,050 electrical engineering professionals employed in New Jersey, 6,720 work in Paterson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Paterson, there has been a 8% decline in the number of electrical engineering professionals. As the number of electrical engineering professionals in Paterson has decreased, overall employment in Paterson has increased.

Paterson Vs. New Jersey Electrical Engineering employment growth

6,970 7,690 7,880 7,020 6,050
7,340 6,490 7,750 7,040 6,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Paterson

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Paterson

$74,410 $74,645 $76,795 $77,420 $77,510
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Paterson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paterson

In Paterson, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Paterson electrical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $77,510. The average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Paterson was $74,410 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of electrical engineering professionals in Paterson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Paterson

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

Paterson electrical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,425. The difference in pay between the electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 134%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $110,785 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Paterson

Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Paterson


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

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Paterson


Paterson's electrical engineering school offers one electrical engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Paterson


Approximately 4 students graduated from electrical engineering courses in 2010.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Paterson, New Jersey

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of electrical engineering faculty in Paterson, growth in the field of electrical engineering academia and electrical engineering faculty salaries in Paterson. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching electrical engineering courses to students at the associates degree in electrical engineering level. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of electrical engineering in Paterson. All information you submit will be anonymous. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.


Career Index

Your free online education database