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Engineering Schools
In Schenectady, New York

In Schenectady, there are 2 engineering schools where engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Schenectady, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Schenectady Vs. New York Engineering Employment

Schenectady 4,170
New York 72,950

Exactly 4,170 of New York's 55,730 engineering professionals work in Schenectady. Between 2006 and 2010, in Schenectady, there has been a 11% decline in the number of engineering professionals. Overall employment in Schenectady has increased.

Schenectady Vs. New York Engineering employment growth

71,050 72,880 76,340 72,970 55,730
4,660 4,220 5,180 4,980 4,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Schenectady

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Schenectady

$66,174 $68,209 $68,248 $68,557 $70,997
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Schenectady
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schenectady

Salaries for engineering professionals in Schenectady have increased. Schenectady engineering professionals made $70,997 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for engineering professionals in Schenectady was $66,174 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Schenectady.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Schenectady

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25th percentile
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Schenectady engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $68,162. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,048 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 112% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Schenectady

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Schenectady


There are 2 accredited engineering schools in the city. Many of Schenectady's engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Engineering Programs Offered In Schenectady


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Schenectady's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Schenectady


In 2010 approximately 37 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Schenectady, New York

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