Kentucky Mechanical Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Mechanical Engineers in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Engineers in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lexington and Owensboro
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elizabethtown and Bowling Green
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Mechanical Engineers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Owensboro and Bowling Green

Schools for Mechanical Engineers in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Mechanical Engineering Schools in Kentucky

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More Kentucky Mechanical Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Kentucky Lexington Doctorate & First Professional 25,856
University of Louisville Louisville Doctorate & First Professional 20,592
Western Kentucky University Bowling Green Doctorate 19,258

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mechanical Engineers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Kentucky. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Mechanical Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Mechanical Engineers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bowling Green 150 $79690 1.09
Elizabethtown 120 $70470 1.12
Fort Knox 120 $70470 1.12
Owensboro 70 $83620 0.72
Lexington 640 $75180 1.21
Fayette 640 $75180 1.21
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