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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Asheville, North Carolina

Mechanical Engineering faculty can choose to work at only one mechanical engineering school in Asheville. The trends in Asheville's mechanical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes mechanical engineering training at the mechanical engineering associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Asheville Vs. North Carolina Mechanical Engineering Employment

Asheville 450
North Carolina 11,440

Of the 11,440 mechanical engineering professionals employed in North Carolina, 450 work in Asheville. There has been a 80% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Asheville between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Asheville has increased, overall employment in Asheville has also increased.

Asheville Vs. North Carolina Mechanical Engineering employment growth

8,530 9,730 10,180 11,140 11,440
250 290 130 260 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Asheville

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Asheville

$55,445 $49,980 $50,315 $55,090 $57,008
$33,210 $34,170 $35,050 $36,010 $36,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Asheville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Asheville

As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Asheville has grown, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have also increased. In 2010 Asheville mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,008. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Asheville made an average salary of $55,445 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Asheville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Asheville

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90th percentile

Mechanical engineering professionals make a median salary of $57,255 per year in Asheville. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,195 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,628 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Asheville

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Asheville


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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Asheville


Asheville's mechanical engineering school offers one mechanical engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Asheville


In 2010 approximately 5 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Asheville, North Carolina

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