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Mechanical Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 2 mechanical engineering schools in Las Vegas. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Las Vegas, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering


Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Mechanical Engineering Employment

Las Vegas 960
Nevada 2,360

Exactly 960 of the 2,360 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Nevada, work in Las Vegas. The number of mechanical engineering professionals in Las Vegas has shrunk by 26% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Las Vegas has decreased, overall employment in Las Vegas has also decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Mechanical Engineering employment growth

2,500 3,080 2,360 2,450 2,360
1,300 1,610 1,420 1,100 960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$59,120 $65,573 $66,602 $67,314 $67,932
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $67,932 per year was earned by mechanical engineering professionals in Las Vegas. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Las Vegas was $59,120 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Las Vegas.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Las Vegas

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

Mechanical engineering professionals in Las Vegas make a median yearly salary of $65,986. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,902 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 133% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Las Vegas


There are 2 accredited mechanical engineering schools in the city. Many of Las Vegas' mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Las Vegas


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in mechanical engineering offered by Las Vegas' mechanical engineering schools.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Las Vegas


Approximately 56 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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