Engineering Schools
In Hattiesburg, Mississippi

In Hattiesburg, there is only one engineering school where engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Hattiesburg, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:

  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Engineering Employment

Hattiesburg 110
Mississippi 8,360

Exactly 110 of the 8,120 engineering professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Hattiesburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Hattiesburg, there has been a 27% decline in the number of engineering professionals. As the employment for engineering professionals in Hattiesburg has decreased, overall employment in Hattiesburg has increased.

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Engineering employment growth

7,610 9,160 9,580 8,850 8,120
150 130 No data 30 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Hattiesburg

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Hattiesburg

$49,855 $37,985 $38,700 $81,650 $53,275
$30,000 $30,920 $32,230 $32,600 $33,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Hattiesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hattiesburg

As the number of engineering professionals in Hattiesburg has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,275 per year was earned by engineering professionals in Hattiesburg. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Hattiesburg was $49,855 per year. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Hattiesburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Hattiesburg

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

Engineering professionals make a median salary of $50,645 per year in Hattiesburg. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 119% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Hattiesburg

Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

Engineering professional salaries in Hattiesburg are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Hattiesburg


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Hattiesburg


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Hattiesburg's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Hattiesburg


Approximately 25 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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