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Engineering Schools
In Riverside, California

The city of Riverside has 3 schools where engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Riverside, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Engineering Employment

Riverside 7,320
California 236,270

Exactly 7,320 of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, work in Riverside. The number of engineering professionals in Riverside has shrunk by 21% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of engineering professionals in Riverside has decreased, overall employment in Riverside has increased.

Riverside Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
9,220 9,640 9,130 9,760 7,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$66,225 $70,280 $74,345 $75,914 $76,461
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

Salaries for engineering professionals in Riverside have increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in Riverside reportedly earned an average salary of $76,461 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Riverside was $66,225 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Riverside.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Riverside

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Engineering professionals make a median salary of $74,934 per year in Riverside. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,505 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,325 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Riverside

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

On average engineering professional salaries in Riverside are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Riverside


Many of Riverside's engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Riverside


Riverside's engineering schools offer 13 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Riverside


Approximately 181 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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