Engineering Schools
In Bakersfield, California

There is only one engineering school in Bakersfield for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Bakersfield, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Engineering Employment

Bakersfield 3,530
California 236,270

Exactly 3,530 of California's 167,230 engineering professionals work in Bakersfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Bakersfield, there has been a 13% growth in the number of engineering professionals. Overall employment in Bakersfield has also increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
3,130 3,780 3,750 3,770 3,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

$79,422 $74,597 $76,801 $81,619 $85,787
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

As the number of engineering professionals in Bakersfield has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 Bakersfield engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $85,787. Engineering professionals in Bakersfield made a yearly average salary of $79,422, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Bakersfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Bakersfield

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90th percentile

Engineering professionals make a median salary of $84,152 per year in Bakersfield. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 109%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,737 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $108,084 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Bakersfield

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Bakersfield


Many of Bakersfield's engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited engineering school in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Bakersfield


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Bakersfield's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Bakersfield


In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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