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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Salinas, California

In Salinas, there is only one mechanical engineering school where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mechanical engineering academic community in Salinas, and the future trends. Academia in mechanical engineering includes mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Salinas Vs. California Mechanical Engineering Employment

Salinas 150
California 62,460

Exactly 150 of California's 62,460 mechanical engineering professionals work in Salinas. There has been a 21% decline in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Salinas between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Salinas has also decreased.

Salinas Vs. California Mechanical Engineering employment growth

71,330 75,910 77,370 73,610 62,460
190 200 70 150 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Salinas

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Salinas

$75,573 $75,987 $78,737 $78,820 $78,100
$37,940 $39,850 $41,370 $42,950 $42,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Salinas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Salinas

In Salinas, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 mechanical engineering professionals in Salinas reportedly earned an average salary of $78,100 per year. The average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Salinas was $75,573 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Salinas is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Salinas

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90th percentile

Salinas mechanical engineering professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,987. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,977 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $111,930 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Salinas

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

On average mechanical engineering professional salaries in Salinas are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Salinas


Many of Salinas' mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited mechanical engineering school in the city.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Salinas

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There is one degree and certificate program in mechanical engineering offered by Salinas' mechanical engineering school.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Salinas

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Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Salinas, California

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