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Engineering Schools
In Ottumwa, Iowa

Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one engineering school in Ottumwa. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Ottumwa, which includes engineering training at the engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Ottumwa Vs. Iowa Engineering Employment

Ottumwa 1,440
Iowa 11,870

Of the 9,780 engineering professionals employed in Iowa, 1,440 work in Ottumwa. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of engineering professionals in Ottumwa has shrunk by 20%. Overall employment in Ottumwa has increased.

Ottumwa Vs. Iowa Engineering employment growth

11,960 13,230 13,070 12,940 9,780
1,790 1,910 1,610 No data 1,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Ottumwa

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Ottumwa

$59,653 $62,506 $62,907 No data $65,574
$30,840 $32,200 $33,180 No data $34,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Ottumwa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ottumwa

In Ottumwa, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in Ottumwa reportedly earned an average salary of $65,574 per year. Engineering professionals in Ottumwa made a yearly average salary of $59,653, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Ottumwa.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Ottumwa

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Engineering professionals in Ottumwa earn a median salary of $62,682 per year. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 104%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,982 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,581 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Ottumwa

Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Ottumwa


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Ottumwa


Ottumwa's engineering school offers one engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Ottumwa


Approximately 2 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Ottumwa, Iowa

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