FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Engineering Schools
In Charlottesville, Virginia

Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 2 engineering schools in Charlottesville. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Charlottesville, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charlottesville Vs. Virginia Engineering Employment

Charlottesville 520
Virginia 76,560

Exactly 520 of Virginia's 46,820 engineering professionals work in Charlottesville. There has been a 50% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Charlottesville between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Charlottesville has decreased, overall employment in Charlottesville has increased.

Charlottesville Vs. Virginia Engineering employment growth

68,880 69,710 73,040 75,980 46,820
1,050 940 810 840 520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Charlottesville

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Charlottesville

$68,127 $68,259 $72,595 $77,688 $76,132
$39,490 $40,140 $42,570 $43,660 $45,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Charlottesville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlottesville

Salaries for engineering professionals in Charlottesville have increased. In 2010 Charlottesville engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $76,132. Engineering professionals in Charlottesville made a yearly average salary of $68,127, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Charlottesville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Charlottesville

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

Charlottesville engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $74,194. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,646 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 135% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Charlottesville

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Charlottesville


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Charlottesville


Charlottesville's engineering schools offer 25 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Charlottesville


Approximately 587 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Charlottesville, Virginia

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of engineering faculty, growth in the field of engineering academia and engineering faculty salaries in Charlottesville, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching engineering courses to students at the associates degree in engineering, bachelors degree in engineering, masters degree in engineering, and doctoral degree in engineering levels. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of engineering in Charlottesville. All information you submit will be anonymous. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database