Engineering Schools
In Monterey, California

In Monterey, there are 2 engineering schools where engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Monterey, which includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Monterey Vs. California Engineering Employment

Monterey 440
California 236,270

Of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, 440 work in Monterey. The number of engineering professionals in Monterey has shrunk by 10% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Monterey has decreased, overall employment in Monterey has also decreased.

Monterey Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
490 640 510 510 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Monterey

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Monterey

$80,290 $77,458 $82,620 $78,667 $80,882
$37,940 $39,850 $41,370 $42,950 $42,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Monterey
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Monterey

As the number of engineering professionals in Monterey has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Monterey engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $80,882. The average salary for engineering professionals in Monterey was $80,290 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Monterey.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Monterey

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Monterey engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $78,432. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,902 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 144% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Monterey

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Monterey


Many of Monterey's engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Monterey


Monterey's engineering schools offer 15 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Monterey


Approximately 485 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Monterey, California

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