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Engineering Schools
In Los Alamos, New Mexico

The city of Los Alamos has only one school where engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Los Alamos, which includes engineering training at the engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Los Alamos Vs. New Mexico Engineering Employment

Los Alamos 160
New Mexico 13,200

Exactly 160 of the 11,340 engineering professionals employed in New Mexico, work in Los Alamos. There has been a 220% growth in the number of engineering professionals in Los Alamos between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Los Alamos has increased, overall employment in Los Alamos has also increased.

Los Alamos Vs. New Mexico Engineering employment growth

12,910 13,750 14,200 13,860 11,340
50 300 190 No data 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Los Alamos

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Los Alamos

$94,800 $97,183 $97,020 No data $85,860
No data $69,070 $69,430 No data $75,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Los Alamos
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Alamos

As the number of engineering professionals in Los Alamos has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have decreased. Los Alamos engineering professionals made $85,860 per year, on average, in 2010. Engineering professionals in Los Alamos made a yearly average salary of $94,800, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Los Alamos.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Los Alamos

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Los Alamos engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $76,610. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $55,670 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 135% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Los Alamos


On average engineering professional salaries in Los Alamos are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Los Alamos


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Los Alamos


There is one degree and certificate program in engineering offered by Los Alamos' engineering school.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Los Alamos


Approximately 3 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Los Alamos, New Mexico

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