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Engineering Schools
In Sunnyvale, California

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


Professional Trends

Sunnyvale Vs. California Engineering Employment

Sunnyvale 24,590
California 236,270

Of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, 24,590 work in Sunnyvale. There has been a 48% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Sunnyvale between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Sunnyvale has decreased, overall employment in Sunnyvale has also decreased.

Sunnyvale Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
47,450 46,950 53,160 50,720 24,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sunnyvale

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Sunnyvale

$78,525 $84,354 $88,931 $91,082 $86,734
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Sunnyvale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sunnyvale

As the number of engineering professionals in Sunnyvale has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $86,734 per year was earned by engineering professionals in Sunnyvale. Four years earlier in 2006, engineering professionals in Sunnyvale made an average salary of $78,525 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Sunnyvale.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Sunnyvale

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Engineering professionals make a median salary of $84,807 per year in Sunnyvale. The difference in pay between the engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 97%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,384 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $111,354 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Sunnyvale

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

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Sunnyvale


There is only one accredited engineering school in the city. Many of Sunnyvale's engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Engineering Programs Offered In Sunnyvale


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

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Sunnyvale


In 2010 approximately 9 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Sunnyvale, California

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