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Engineering Schools
In Buffalo, New York

In Buffalo, there are 2 engineering schools where engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Buffalo, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Engineering Employment

Buffalo 3,440
New York 72,950

Exactly 3,440 of the 55,730 engineering professionals employed in New York, work in Buffalo. There has been a 4% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Buffalo between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Buffalo has decreased, overall employment in Buffalo has increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Engineering employment growth

71,050 72,880 76,340 72,970 55,730
3,580 3,820 4,040 4,440 3,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$57,992 $60,331 $60,525 $63,476 $63,704
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

As the number of engineering professionals in Buffalo has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Buffalo engineering professionals made $63,704 per year, on average, in 2010. Engineering professionals in Buffalo made a yearly average salary of $57,992, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Buffalo.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Buffalo

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Buffalo earn a median salary of $62,490 per year. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,761 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Buffalo

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Buffalo


Many of Buffalo's engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Buffalo


Buffalo's engineering schools offer 20 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Buffalo


Approximately 476 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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