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Engineering Schools
In Grand Rapids, Minnesota

There is only one engineering school in Grand Rapids for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Grand Rapids, which encompasses engineering training at the engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Grand Rapids Vs. Minnesota Engineering Employment

Grand Rapids 200
Minnesota 35,130

Of the 27,450 engineering professionals employed in Minnesota, 200 work in Grand Rapids. Between 2006 and 2010, in Grand Rapids, there has been a 54% growth in the number of engineering professionals. As the employment for engineering professionals in Grand Rapids has increased, overall employment in Grand Rapids has decreased.

Grand Rapids Vs. Minnesota Engineering employment growth

34,980 38,830 38,380 36,470 27,450
130 200 210 No data 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Rapids

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Grand Rapids

$55,817 $56,700 $60,113 No data $69,348
$33,370 $34,300 $34,770 No data $35,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Grand Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Rapids

In Grand Rapids, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in Grand Rapids reportedly earned an average salary of $69,348 per year. Engineering professionals in Grand Rapids made a yearly average salary of $55,817, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Grand Rapids is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Grand Rapids

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Engineering professionals make a median salary of $68,714 per year in Grand Rapids. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $56,420 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $86,262 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Grand Rapids

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Grand Rapids


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Grand Rapids


Grand Rapids' engineering school offers one engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Grand Rapids


Approximately 57 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Grand Rapids, Minnesota

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