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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Minneapolis, Minnesota

In Minneapolis, there are 2 mechanical engineering schools where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Minneapolis, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Mechanical Engineering Employment

Minneapolis 9,520
Minnesota 12,250

Exactly 9,520 of the 12,250 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Minnesota, work in Minneapolis. There has been a 7% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Minneapolis between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Minneapolis has also increased.

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Mechanical Engineering employment growth

12,070 14,230 13,970 12,440 12,250
8,860 10,340 10,100 9,530 9,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Minneapolis

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Minneapolis

$56,090 $62,794 $65,552 $65,334 $67,042
$44,980 $46,410 $47,860 $48,670 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Minneapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Minneapolis

In Minneapolis, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Minneapolis mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $67,042. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Minneapolis was $56,090 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Minneapolis is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Minneapolis

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

Mechanical engineering professionals in Minneapolis earn a median salary of $65,296 per year. The difference in pay between the mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 104%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,866 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,722 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Minneapolis

Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis


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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Minneapolis


Minneapolis' mechanical engineering schools offer 4 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Minneapolis


Approximately 255 students completed mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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