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Mechanical Engineering Schools In Nebraska

Mechanical Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Nebraska. The trends in Nebraska'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 Nebraska-Lincoln

    14th and R St, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Northeast Community College

    801 E Benjamin, Norfolk, Nebraska 68702-0469

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Nebraska Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Nebraska 1,940
National 549,180

Of all of the mechanical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Nebraska state.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In Nebraska

1,940 2,060 2,530 2,170 1,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Mechanical Engineering is a shrinking field in Nebraska. Thus, the field of mechanical engineering has shrunk by 0% in Nebraska. This decline is slower than the change in the number of mechanical engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of mechanical engineering professionals has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Mechanical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Nebraska

$51,978 $51,384 $51,108 $51,198 $53,116
$41,032 $42,024 $42,027 $44,097 $45,233
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by mechanical engineering professionals is increasing in Nebraska. In 2006 mechanical engineering professionals made a mean salary of $51,978 per year, and in 2010 they made $53,116 per year.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Nebraska

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

This represents a growth in salaries of 2%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 181% pay differential between the highest paid mechanical engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of mechanical engineering in Nebraska.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Nebraska

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering

In Nebraska, mechanical engineering professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Nebraska is increasing. In 2006, 75 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in Nebraska. And in 2010, 101 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of mechanical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Nebraska by 35%. Most of these graduates, or 33%, earned an associate's degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Nebraska

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