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Electrical Engineering Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

The city of Providence has only one school where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the electrical engineering academic community in Providence, and the future trends. Academia in electrical engineering includes electrical engineering training at the electrical engineering bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Electrical Engineering Employment

Providence 1,300
Rhode Island 1,030

Exactly 1,300 of the 1,030 electrical engineering professionals employed in Rhode Island, work in Providence. There has been a 171% growth in the number of electrical engineering professionals in Providence between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Providence has also increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Electrical Engineering employment growth

420 1,000 980 890 1,030
480 1,360 1,300 1,190 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$64,700 $67,705 $70,145 $70,985 $72,910
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

In Providence, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 electrical engineering professionals in Providence reportedly earned an average salary of $72,910 per year. The average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Providence was $64,700 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of electrical engineering professionals in Providence is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Providence

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Providence electrical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,665. The 10% of electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,395 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 127% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Providence

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Providence


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

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Providence


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

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Providence


Approximately 21 students completed electrical engineering courses in 2010.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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