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Engineering Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Engineering Employment

Harrisburg 2,780
Pennsylvania 67,310

Exactly 2,780 of Pennsylvania's 54,520 engineering professionals work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Harrisburg, there has been a 75% growth in the number of engineering professionals. As the number of engineering professionals in Harrisburg has increased, overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Engineering employment growth

61,600 61,520 63,540 64,420 54,520
1,590 3,360 3,380 3,390 2,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$63,208 $61,158 $64,425 $67,346 $68,979
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

As the number of engineering professionals in Harrisburg has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have also increased. Harrisburg engineering professionals made $68,979 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for engineering professionals in Harrisburg was $63,208 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Harrisburg.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Harrisburg

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Engineering professionals make a median salary of $67,048 per year in Harrisburg. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,948 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 97% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Harrisburg


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Harrisburg


Harrisburg's engineering schools offer 3 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Harrisburg


Approximately 19 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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