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Engineering Schools
In San Mateo, California

In San Mateo, there is only one engineering school where engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in San Mateo, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Mateo Vs. California Engineering Employment

San Mateo 8,530
California 236,270

Exactly 8,530 of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, work in San Mateo. There has been a 45% decline in the number of engineering professionals in San Mateo between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in San Mateo has increased.

San Mateo Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
15,370 15,460 17,180 16,790 8,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Mateo

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in San Mateo

$79,686 $79,113 $82,102 $81,605 $81,654
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in San Mateo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Mateo

In San Mateo, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in San Mateo reportedly earned an average salary of $81,654 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in San Mateo was $79,686 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Mateo.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in San Mateo

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Engineering professionals make a median salary of $79,339 per year in San Mateo. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 95%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $55,076 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $107,538 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in San Mateo

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

On average engineering professionals in San Mateo earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in San Mateo.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in San Mateo


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

Engineering Programs Offered In San Mateo


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In San Mateo


Approximately 1 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in San Mateo, California

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