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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Madison, Wisconsin

Mechanical Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 2 mechanical engineering schools in Madison. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of mechanical engineering and mechanical engineering education in Madison, which includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Mechanical Engineering Employment

Madison 1,720
Wisconsin 13,470

Exactly 1,720 of the 13,470 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Wisconsin, work in Madison. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Madison has grown by 35%. Overall employment in Madison has also increased.

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Mechanical Engineering employment growth

15,610 15,070 15,510 14,200 13,470
1,270 1,300 1,430 1,920 1,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Madison

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Madison

$55,974 $60,186 $58,000 $57,244 $57,290
$40,050 $41,360 $42,940 $44,150 $45,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Madison
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Madison

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Madison have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,290 per year was earned by mechanical engineering professionals in Madison. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Madison made an average salary of $55,974 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Madison is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Madison

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Mechanical engineering professionals make a median salary of $54,076 per year in Madison. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 131%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,410 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $84,090 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Madison

Civil Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

Madison mechanical engineering professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Madison


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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Madison


Madison's mechanical engineering schools offer 4 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Madison


Approximately 246 students completed mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Madison, Wisconsin

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