Salary & Statistical Information
Average Salary Information
Engineering Career Resources & Employer Relations provides information each year regarding both average hourly co-op and internship salaries and average starting salaries for full-time positions, as reported on our annual student survey. Average salaries vary according to the company, the industry, and the experience and background of the employee.
Most Recent Average Salary Information
Students can also use the salary calculator provided by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) for more specific information about salaries, taking into account degree level, college attended, GPA, area of the country where the job is located, etc.
NACE Salary Calculator
Who Hires Penn State Engineers?
Engineering Career Resources & Employer Relations also provides information about which employers most recently hired the greatest number of Penn State students for both short-term and full-time positions. Since past hiring numbers do not necessarily predict numbers of future hires, students are encouraged to explore all available options as they search for co-op, internship, or full-time opportunities.
Most Recent Top-Hiring Employers