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Engineering Professors in Connecticut

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Engineering Professors in Connecticut

Is Connecticut a good place for you to work as an Engineering Professor?

8.0% Jobs Projection
$103,370 Median Salary
60 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Engineering Professors in Connecticut are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Engineering Professors in Connecticut is growing faster than average.

  • Engineering Professors in Connecticut earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Engineering Professors Work in Connecticut?

420 people worked as Engineering Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 580 Engineering Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 160 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 510 Engineering Professors working in it, which means Connecticut has fewer Engineering Professors than average.


Job Projections for Connecticut

Jobs for Engineering Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 8.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.7%.


Connecticut Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 60 annual job openings, and a total of 810 jobs for Connecticut Engineering Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 4,500 annual jobs and 54,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Engineering Professors Make in Connecticut?

In 2018 wages for Engineering Professors ranged from $65,150 to $132,650 with $103,370 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Connecticut is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Connecticut Metros for Engineering Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Engineering Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Springfield, MA-CT 270 $113,030
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 260 $107,920
New Haven, CT 110 $93,050
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 30 $113,660

Top States for Engineering Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Engineering Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 3,890 $108,180
Pennsylvania 2,950 $98,010
New York 2,900 $111,420
California 2,400 $124,990
Massachusetts 1,880 $130,020
Indiana 1,880 $0
Michigan 1,640 $100,320
Ohio 1,530 $99,590
North Carolina 1,400 $82,540
Illinois 1,330 $103,720
New Jersey 1,270 $0
Florida 1,170 $102,440
Colorado 1,040 $101,150
Maryland 890 $91,590
Virginia 850 $0
Washington 800 $91,460
South Carolina 610 $89,500
Tennessee 610 $95,290
Iowa 570 $102,490
Minnesota 530 $100,770

Below are the states where Engineering Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Massachusetts $130,020
California $124,990
Rhode Island $119,950
New Hampshire $118,380
New York $111,420
Idaho $111,200
Utah $108,660
Texas $108,180
Illinois $103,720
Connecticut $103,370

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