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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Akron, Ohio

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


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Mechanical Engineering Employment

Akron 2,080
Ohio 25,500

Of the 25,500 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Ohio, 2,080 work in Akron. Between 2006 and 2010, in Akron, there has been a 25% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals. Overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Mechanical Engineering employment growth

27,620 27,410 28,080 26,740 25,500
1,670 1,690 2,080 2,020 2,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$54,210 $56,082 $57,320 $58,034 $58,904
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Akron has grown, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 Akron mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,904. Mechanical engineering professionals in Akron made a yearly average salary of $54,210, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Akron

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Mechanical engineering professionals in Akron make a median yearly salary of $58,238. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,710 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,482 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Akron

Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Akron


Many of Akron's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited mechanical engineering school in the city.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Akron


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in mechanical engineering offered by Akron's mechanical engineering schools.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Akron


Approximately 124 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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