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Engineering Schools
In Charleston, Illinois

Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one engineering school in Charleston. The trends in Charleston'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

Charleston Vs. Illinois Engineering Employment

Charleston 630
Illinois 54,440

Exactly 630 of the 39,680 engineering professionals employed in Illinois, work in Charleston. The number of engineering professionals in Charleston has grown by 43% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Charleston has increased, overall employment in Charleston has also increased.

Charleston Vs. Illinois Engineering employment growth

64,800 67,250 67,660 67,630 39,680
440 640 750 No data 630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

$63,422 $58,013 $61,368 No data $59,069
$31,220 $32,250 $33,830 No data $35,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

Salaries for engineering professionals in Charleston have decreased. In 2010 Charleston engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,069. The average salary for engineering professionals in Charleston was $63,422 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of engineering professionals in Charleston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Charleston

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Engineering professionals make a median salary of $58,598 per year in Charleston. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,342 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,878 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Charleston

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering
Electrical Engineering

Charleston engineering professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Charleston


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Charleston


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Charleston


Approximately 3 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Charleston, Illinois

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