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Electrical Engineering Schools
In Seattle, Washington

The city of Seattle has 2 schools where electrical engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Seattle'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

Seattle Vs. Washington Electrical Engineering Employment

Seattle 3,790
Washington 6,900

Of the 6,900 electrical engineering professionals employed in Washington State, 3,790 work in Seattle. Between 2006 and 2010, in Seattle, there has been a 23% growth in the number of electrical engineering professionals. Overall employment in Seattle has also increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Electrical Engineering employment growth

6,140 5,680 5,960 6,560 6,900
3,070 2,990 3,080 3,370 3,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Electrical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$63,005 $67,420 $68,540 $71,555 $73,300
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Electrical Engineering in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

Salaries for electrical engineering professionals in Seattle have increased. In 2010 Seattle electrical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $73,300. The average salary for electrical engineering professionals in Seattle was $63,005 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of electrical engineering professionals in Seattle is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Electrical engineering professionals in Seattle

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

Electrical engineering professionals in Seattle make a median yearly salary of $72,550. The 10% of electrical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $102,615 per year.

Average Salaries for Electrical engineering professionals and related professions in Seattle

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Seattle electrical engineering professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Electrical Engineering schools in Seattle


There are 2 accredited electrical engineering schools in the city. Many of Seattle's electrical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Electrical Engineering Programs Offered In Seattle


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

Student Completed Electrical Engineering Degrees In Seattle


In 2010 approximately 44 students completed electrical engineering courses.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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