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Engineering Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

There is only one engineering school in Palatine for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Palatine, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Engineering Employment

Palatine 29,280
Illinois 54,440

Exactly 29,280 of Illinois' 39,680 engineering professionals work in Palatine. Between 2006 and 2010, in Palatine, there has been a 34% decline in the number of engineering professionals. As the number of engineering professionals in Palatine has decreased, overall employment in Palatine has increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Engineering employment growth

64,800 67,250 67,660 67,630 39,680
44,430 46,670 46,740 45,560 29,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$67,227 $72,621 $77,444 $75,933 $74,638
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

In Palatine, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Palatine engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $74,638. Engineering professionals in Palatine made a yearly average salary of $67,227, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Palatine.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Palatine

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Engineering professionals in Palatine make a median yearly salary of $72,372. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,536 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $103,528 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Palatine

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Palatine


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Palatine


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Palatine


In 2010 approximately 4 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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