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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

In Phoenix, 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 Phoenix, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Mechanical Engineering Employment

Phoenix 5,480
Arizona 8,680

Of the 8,680 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Arizona, 5,480 work in Phoenix. Between 2006 and 2010, in Phoenix, there has been a 12% decline in the number of mechanical engineering professionals. As the employment for mechanical engineering professionals in Phoenix has decreased, overall employment in Phoenix has increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Mechanical Engineering employment growth

11,190 11,490 11,690 10,650 8,680
6,220 8,180 8,540 7,980 5,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$56,452 $59,330 $62,184 $63,374 $65,626
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

In Phoenix, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Phoenix mechanical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,626. Mechanical engineering professionals in Phoenix made a yearly average salary of $56,452, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Phoenix.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Phoenix

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

Phoenix mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,870. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,636 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,812 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Phoenix

Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Phoenix


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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Phoenix


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in mechanical engineering offered by Phoenix's mechanical engineering schools.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Phoenix


Approximately 350 students graduated from mechanical engineering courses in 2010.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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