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Engineering Schools
In Tampa, Florida

Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 2 engineering schools in Tampa. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of engineering and engineering education in Tampa, which includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tampa Vs. Florida Engineering Employment

Tampa 8,250
Florida 68,400

Of the 54,920 engineering professionals employed in Florida, 8,250 work in Tampa. The number of engineering professionals in Tampa has shrunk by 43% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Tampa has decreased, overall employment in Tampa has increased.

Tampa Vs. Florida Engineering employment growth

81,360 78,940 73,460 69,830 54,920
14,570 13,690 12,060 10,440 8,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tampa

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Tampa

$63,032 $62,386 $64,454 $64,279 $64,509
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Tampa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tampa

As the number of engineering professionals in Tampa has shrunk, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. Tampa engineering professionals made $64,509 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for engineering professionals in Tampa was $63,032 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tampa.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Tampa

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Tampa make a median yearly salary of $61,868. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,889 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $87,619 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Tampa

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

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

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Tampa


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

Engineering Programs Offered In Tampa


There are a total of 21 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Tampa's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Tampa


In 2010 approximately 453 students completed engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Tampa, Florida

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