Engineering Average Salaries

Co-op & Internship Average Hourly Salaries
Average Annual Starting Salaries


Co-op & Internship Average Hourly Salaries

Average hourly salary information is provided on a voluntary basis by engineering undergraduate and graduate students who have completed their Co-op & Internship Employment Surveys.

MAJOR* 2015–16 AVERAGE
(# OF RESPONDENTS)
2014–15 AVERAGE
(# OF RESPONDENTS)
Aerospace Engineering (AERSP) $20.33 (40) $20.11 (31)
Architectural Engineering (AE) $17.05 (43) $16.69 (32)
Biological Engineering (BE) $16.75 (6) $16.45 (13)
Biomedical Engineering (BME) $18.71 (30) $19.39 (31)
Biomedical/Mechanical Engineering (Dual Major) $21.75 (2) N/A (N/A)
Chemical Engineering (CHE) $20.81 (104) $22.92 (94)
Civil Engineering (CE) $16.10 (63) $14.79 (73)
Computer Engineering (CMPEN) $21.61 (36) $22.41 (45)
Computer Science (CMPSC) $22.76 (71) $24.43 (56)
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) $42.14 (11) N/A (N/A)
Electrical Engineering (EE) $21.46 (69) $20.07 (65)
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology (EMET) $18.74 (12) $16.37 (14)
Energy Engineering (ENENG) $18.00 (1) $18.50 (3)
Engineering Science (ESC) $19.74 (14) $20.13 (12)
Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESMCH) $19.22 (1) N/A (N/A)
Industrial Engineering (IE) $20.04 (125) $19.56 (149)
Materials Science and Engineering (MATSE) $21.06 (2) $20.82 (15)
Mechanical Engineering (ME) $20.83 (177) $19.51 (194)
Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering (ME/NUCE) $20.83 (3) N/A (N/A)
Mining Engineering (MNGE) N/A (N/A) $16.00 (1)
Nuclear Engineering (NUCE) $21.71 (6) $19.00 (19)
Petroleum Engineering (PNGE) $19.70 (5) N/A (N/A)
Surveying Engineering (SURE) N/A (N/A) $16.25 (2)
Overall Average—Internships $20.31 $19.97
Overall Average—Co-op Experiences $20.39 $20.04
Overall Average—Research $18.22 $18.15
OVERALL AVERAGE HOURLY SALARY $20.39 $19.94

Average Annual Starting Salaries

Average annual starting salary information is provided on a voluntary basis by undergraduate engineering students who have completed their Senior Exit Survey.

MAJOR 2015–16 AVERAGE
(# OF RESPONDENTS)
2014–15 AVERAGE
(# OF RESPONDENTS)
Aerospace Engineering (AERSP) $63,286 (28) $61,900 (25)
Architectural Engineering (AE) $59,612 (67) $58,900 (53)
Biological Engineering (BE) $59,800 (10) $61,000 (7)
Biomedical Engineering (BME) $57,375 (8) $70,300 (14)
Chemical Engineering (CHE) $70,297 (37) $70,300 (51)
Civil Engineering (CE) $58,796 (49) $55,900 (59)
Computer Engineering (CMPEN) $78,833 (12) $75,100 (21)
Computer Science (CMPSC) $78,091 (44) $77,100 (34)
Electrical Engineering (EE) $68,632 (38) $67,800 (42)
Engineering Science (ESC) $72,333 (6) $68,000 (8)
Industrial Engineering (IE) $64,255 (51) $62,600 (60)
Mechanical Engineering (ME) $65,329 (79) $67,400 (91)
Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering (Dual Major) $62,167 (6) $72,800 (5)
Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering (MNE) (Dual Major) $66,000 (3) $64,700 (6)
Nuclear Engineering (NUCE) $74,286 (7) $61,200 (11)
OVERALL AVERAGE ANNUAL STARTING SALARY $65,748 $65,400

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