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Engineering Schools
In Santa Ana, California

Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one engineering school in Santa Ana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Santa Ana, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Ana Vs. California Engineering Employment

Santa Ana 18,000
California 236,270

Of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, 18,000 work in Santa Ana. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of engineering professionals in Santa Ana has shrunk by 28%. As the employment for engineering professionals in Santa Ana has decreased, overall employment in Santa Ana has also decreased.

Santa Ana Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
24,930 26,050 29,030 27,510 18,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Ana

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Santa Ana

$70,251 $71,991 $76,173 $75,788 $78,696
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Santa Ana
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Ana

In Santa Ana, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $78,696 per year was earned by engineering professionals in Santa Ana. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Santa Ana made an average salary of $70,251 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Ana.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Santa Ana

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Santa Ana make a median yearly salary of $76,485. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 122%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,017 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $106,749 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Santa Ana

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

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Santa Ana


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Santa Ana


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Santa Ana's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Santa Ana


In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Santa Ana, California

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