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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

There are 2 mechanical engineering schools in Columbus for faculty to choose from. The trends in Columbus' mechanical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Ohio Mechanical Engineering Employment

Columbus 3,940
Ohio 25,500

Exactly 3,940 of the 25,500 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Ohio, work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbus, there has been a 7% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals. As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Columbus has increased, overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Mechanical Engineering employment growth

27,620 27,410 28,080 26,740 25,500
3,680 4,180 4,090 4,300 3,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$52,702 $55,968 $57,186 $58,464 $57,126
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

In Columbus, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,126 per year was earned by mechanical engineering professionals in Columbus. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Columbus made an average salary of $52,702 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Columbus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Columbus

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

Mechanical engineering professionals make a median salary of $55,670 per year in Columbus. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,886 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 135% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Columbus

Civil Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

On average mechanical engineering professionals in Columbus earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Columbus.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Columbus


Many of Columbus' mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited mechanical engineering schools in the city.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Columbus


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

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Columbus


Approximately 334 students completed mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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