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Engineering Schools
In Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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


Professional Trends

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Engineering Employment

Prestonsburg 530
Kentucky 15,110

Exactly 530 of Kentucky's 12,310 engineering professionals work in Prestonsburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Prestonsburg, there has been a 66% growth in the number of engineering professionals. As the number of engineering professionals in Prestonsburg has increased, overall employment in Prestonsburg has also increased.

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Engineering employment growth

12,310 12,510 14,750 14,580 12,310
320 600 260 No data 530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Prestonsburg

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Prestonsburg

$61,380 $62,370 $76,157 No data $70,268
$30,010 $31,230 $33,110 No data $35,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Prestonsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Prestonsburg

As the number of engineering professionals in Prestonsburg has grown, salaries for engineering professionals have also increased. Prestonsburg engineering professionals made $70,268 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for engineering professionals in Prestonsburg was $61,380 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Prestonsburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Prestonsburg

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90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Prestonsburg earn a median salary of $69,252 per year. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,452 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $93,710 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Prestonsburg

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Prestonsburg


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Prestonsburg


There is one degree and certificate program in engineering offered by Prestonsburg's engineering school.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Prestonsburg


In 2010 approximately 33 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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