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Engineering Schools
In Champaign, Illinois

Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 2 engineering schools in Champaign. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Champaign, which includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Champaign Vs. Illinois Engineering Employment

Champaign 790
Illinois 54,440

Exactly 790 of the 39,680 engineering professionals employed in Illinois, work in Champaign. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of engineering professionals in Champaign has grown by 32%. As the employment for engineering professionals in Champaign has increased, overall employment in Champaign has also increased.

Champaign Vs. Illinois Engineering employment growth

64,800 67,250 67,660 67,630 39,680
600 690 980 840 790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Champaign

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Champaign

$61,201 $68,067 $67,838 $64,790 $62,220
$35,690 $36,810 $43,210 $44,470 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Champaign
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Champaign

As the number of engineering professionals in Champaign has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in Champaign reportedly earned an average salary of $62,220 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Champaign made an average salary of $61,201 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Champaign.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Champaign

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

Champaign engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $58,231. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 160%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,097 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $96,509 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Champaign

Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Champaign


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Champaign


Champaign's engineering schools offer 39 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Champaign


Approximately 1,371 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Champaign, Illinois

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