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Engineering Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

In Poughkeepsie, there is only one engineering school where engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Poughkeepsie's engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes engineering training at the engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Engineering Employment

Poughkeepsie 930
New York 72,950

Of the 55,730 engineering professionals employed in New York, 930 work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Poughkeepsie, there has been a 11% growth in the number of engineering professionals. As the number of engineering professionals in Poughkeepsie has increased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Engineering employment growth

71,050 72,880 76,340 72,970 55,730
840 1,320 1,210 1,440 930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$61,733 $72,934 $71,846 $62,414 $61,850
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

As the number of engineering professionals in Poughkeepsie has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 Poughkeepsie engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $61,850. The average salary for engineering professionals in Poughkeepsie was $61,733 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Poughkeepsie is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Engineering professionals in Poughkeepsie make a median yearly salary of $59,342. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,492 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $91,988 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 9 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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