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Engineering Schools
In Dubuque, Iowa

Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one engineering school in Dubuque. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Dubuque, which encompasses engineering training at the engineering bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Dubuque Vs. Iowa Engineering Employment

Dubuque 80
Iowa 11,870

Exactly 80 of the 9,780 engineering professionals employed in Iowa, work in Dubuque. The number of engineering professionals in Dubuque has shrunk by 38% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Dubuque has decreased, overall employment in Dubuque has increased.

Dubuque Vs. Iowa Engineering employment growth

11,960 13,230 13,070 12,940 9,780
130 310 100 120 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Dubuque

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Dubuque

$52,740 $57,197 $61,010 $75,118 $78,712
$30,940 $32,720 $33,990 $35,570 $36,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Dubuque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dubuque

In Dubuque, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Dubuque engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $78,712. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Dubuque was $52,740 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Dubuque.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Dubuque

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90th percentile

Engineering professionals make a median salary of $75,716 per year in Dubuque. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 97%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,240 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,842 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Dubuque

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Dubuque


Many of Dubuque's engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited engineering school in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Dubuque


Dubuque's engineering school offers one engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Dubuque


Approximately 4 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Dubuque, Iowa

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