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Engineering Professors in Texas

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16.9% Jobs Projection
$108,180 Median Salary
420 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Engineering Professors Work in Texas?

There were approximately 3,890 workers employed as Engineering Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 3,310 Engineering Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 580 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Engineering Professors in TX Employment Trend

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

Engineering Professors in TX vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Texas

Jobs for Engineering Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 16.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.7%.

Job Projections for Engineering Professors: Nation vs. TX

Texas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 420 annual job openings, and 4,980 total jobs in 2026 for Engineering Professors in this state.

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

What do Engineering Professors Make in Texas?

In 2018 wages for Engineering Professors ranged from $41,890 to $208,000 with $108,180 being the median annual salary.

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

Engineering Professors Earnings: TX vs. National Average

Top Texas 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
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 900 $98,200
Austin-Round Rock, TX 530 $120,470
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 460 $93,890
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 270 $85,660

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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