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Engineering Schools
In Butte, Montana

Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one engineering school in Butte. The trends in Butte's engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Butte Vs. Montana Engineering Employment

Butte 1,100
Montana 3,970

Of the 3,680 engineering professionals employed in Montana, 1,100 work in Butte. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of engineering professionals in Butte has grown by 33%. Overall employment in Butte has also increased.

Butte Vs. Montana Engineering employment growth

3,190 3,470 3,770 3,710 3,680
830 1,000 1,270 No data 1,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Montana
  • Dark Yellow: Butte

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Butte

$52,319 $56,091 $63,244 No data $63,460
$31,690 $33,430 $34,890 No data $37,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Butte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Butte

As the number of engineering professionals in Butte has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have also increased. Butte engineering professionals made $63,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Butte was $52,319 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Butte.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Butte

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Engineering professionals in Butte earn a median salary of $64,149 per year. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 87%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,161 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,464 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Butte

Civil Engineering
Software Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering

On average engineering professional salaries in Butte are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Butte


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Butte


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Butte's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Butte


In 2010 approximately 137 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Butte, Montana

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