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Engineering Professors in Mississippi

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16.7% Jobs Projection
$96,880 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Engineering Professors Work in Mississippi?

In 2018, there were 190 Engineering Professors working in the state.

There were 180 Engineering Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Engineering Professors in MS Employment Trend

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

Engineering Professors in MS vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Mississippi

Jobs for Engineering Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 16.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.7%.

Job Projections for Engineering Professors: Nation vs. MS

Mississippi Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 210 jobs for Mississippi 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 Mississippi?

In 2018 wages for Engineering Professors ranged from $47,410 to $169,900 with $96,880 being the median annual salary.

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

Engineering Professors Earnings: MS vs. National Average

Top States for Engineering Professors Employment

View the list below to see 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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