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Electrical Engineering Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

Electrical Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 3 electrical engineering schools in Richmond. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the electrical engineering academic community in Richmond, and the future trends. Academia in electrical engineering includes electrical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Electrical Engineering Employment

Richmond 690
Virginia 13,350

Exactly 690 of the 13,350 electrical engineering professionals employed in Virginia, work in Richmond. Between 2006 and 2010, in Richmond, there has been a 97% growth in the number of electrical engineering professionals. Overall employment in Richmond has also increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Electrical Engineering employment growth

12,130 12,560 12,880 14,190 13,350
350 360 370 No data 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$72,015 $74,500 $77,540 No data $87,550
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

As the number of electrical engineering professionals in Richmond has grown, salaries for electrical engineering professionals have also increased. Richmond electrical engineering professionals made $87,550 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Richmond was $72,015 per year. The growth in the salary of electrical engineering professionals in Richmond is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Richmond

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

Electrical engineering professionals in Richmond earn a median salary of $85,650 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 95%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $61,055 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $118,925 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Richmond

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Richmond


Many of Richmond's electrical engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited electrical engineering schools in the city.

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Richmond


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

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Richmond


Approximately 76 students graduated from electrical engineering courses in 2010.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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