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Engineering Schools
In Athens, Georgia

In Athens, there is only one engineering school where engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Athens, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Georgia Engineering Employment

Athens 220
Georgia 35,560

Exactly 220 of the 26,330 engineering professionals employed in Georgia, work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, in Athens, there has been a 0% decline in the number of engineering professionals. Overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. Georgia Engineering employment growth

38,800 38,050 37,570 36,830 26,330
220 210 210 210 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$63,717 $62,458 $71,428 $86,247 $86,478
$34,260 $35,170 $37,200 $38,110 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

In Athens, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Athens engineering professionals made $86,478 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Athens was $63,717 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Athens

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

Athens engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $80,632. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,562 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 138% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Athens

Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

On average engineering professionals in Athens earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Athens


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Athens


Athens' engineering schools offer 4 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Athens


Approximately 33 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Athens, Georgia

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