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Mechanical Engineering Schools In Hawaii

Mechanical Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited mechanical engineering school in Hawaii. The trends in Hawaii's mechanical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


  1. University of Hawaii at Manoa

    2600 Campus Road, Hawaii Hall, Room 001, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822-2301

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Hawaii Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Hawaii 1,750
National 549,180

Of all of the mechanical engineering professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Hawaii.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In Hawaii

1,350 1,230 1,420 1,690 1,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Hawaii, the field of mechanical engineering is growing. In 2010 there were 400 more mechanical engineering professionals working in Hawaii than there were in 2006. Thus, in Hawaii, this field has grown by 30% in four years. This is faster than the trend for mechanical engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of mechanical engineering professionals has shrunk by 4% between 2006 and 2010.

Mechanical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Hawaii

$79,413 $72,405 $69,222 $63,904 $63,318
$46,651 $47,931 $49,192 $50,493 $52,227
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by mechanical engineering professionals is decreasing in Hawaii. In 2006 mechanical engineering professionals made a mean salary of $79,413 per year, and in 2010 they made $63,318 per year.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Hawaii

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Thus, mechanical engineering professionals' salaries declined by 25% in 4 years. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. Within the field of mechanical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid mechanical engineering professionals earning 130% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Hawaii state.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Hawaii

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering

In Hawaii, mechanical engineering professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Hawaii


The number of students graduating from the only accredited mechanical engineering school in Hawaii is increasing. In 2006 there were 30 mechanical engineering graduates from mechanical engineering courses in Hawaii and in 2010 there were 51 graduates.

Thus there was a 70% percent increase in the number of mechanical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Hawaii. Most of these graduates, or 33%, earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Hawaii

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