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Mechanical Engineering Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

In Tucson, 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 Tucson, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Mechanical Engineering Employment

Tucson 1,320
Arizona 8,680

Exactly 1,320 of Arizona's 8,680 mechanical engineering professionals work in Tucson. There has been a 91% growth in the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson has increased, overall employment in Tucson has decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Mechanical Engineering employment growth

11,190 11,490 11,690 10,650 8,680
690 2,110 1,990 1,660 1,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Mechanical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$48,807 $58,784 $58,672 $62,744 $67,828
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

Salaries for mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson have increased. Tucson mechanical engineering professionals made $67,828 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson made an average salary of $48,807 per year. The growth in the salary of mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson

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

Mechanical engineering professionals make a median salary of $67,510 per year in Tucson. The 10% of mechanical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,082 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 146% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Tucson

Civil Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering

On average mechanical engineering professionals in Tucson earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Tucson.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering schools in Tucson


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

Mechanical Engineering Programs Offered In Tucson


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

Student Completed Mechanical Engineering Degrees In Tucson


In 2010 approximately 98 students completed mechanical engineering courses.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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