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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Southfield, Michigan

In Southfield, there is only one mechanical engineering school where mechanical engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the city of Southfield, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Southfield Vs. Michigan Mechanical Engineering Employment

Southfield 23,780
Michigan 50,900

Exactly 23,780 of the 50,900 mechanical engineering professionals employed in Michigan, work in Southfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Southfield has shrunk by 19%. Overall employment in Southfield has increased.

Southfield Vs. Michigan Mechanical Engineering employment growth

29,600 68,270 59,080 52,190 50,900
29,520 28,160 25,570 22,930 23,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Southfield

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Southfield

$63,648 $65,860 $61,660 $69,608 $70,200
$44,550 $45,610 $46,550 $46,440 $46,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Southfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Southfield

In Southfield, salaries for mechanical engineering professionals have increased. Southfield mechanical engineering professionals made $70,200 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mechanical engineering professionals in Southfield was $63,648 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Southfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Southfield

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

Mechanical engineering professionals in Southfield make a median yearly salary of $70,482. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Southfield

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Design

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

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Southfield


There is only one accredited mechanical engineering school in the city. Many of Southfield's mechanical engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Southfield


Southfield's mechanical engineering schools offer 3 mechanical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Southfield


In 2010 approximately 93 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Southfield, Michigan

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