Michigan Mechanical Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Mechanical Engineers in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Engineers in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Niles, Ann Arbor and Warren
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lansing, Saginaw and Flint
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Mechanical Engineers in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Warren, Ann Arbor and Niles

Schools for Mechanical Engineers in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Mechanical Engineering Schools in Michigan

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More Michigan Mechanical Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
Kettering University Flint Masters 2,675
Lake Superior State University Sault Ste Marie Masters 2,819
Lawrence Technological University Southfield Doctorate 4,570
Michigan State University East Lansing Doctorate & First Professional 46,045
Michigan Technological University Houghton Doctorate 6,744
Oakland University Rochester Hills Doctorate 18,081
Saginaw Valley State University University Center Masters 9,662
University of Detroit Mercy Detroit Doctorate 5,723
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Doctorate 41,042
University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn Masters 8,336
Wayne State University Detroit Doctorate & First Professional 32,380
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo Doctorate 24,433

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mechanical Engineers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. 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


Ann Arbor 1560 $93710 3.69
Battle Creek 270 $88980 2.46
Bay City 70 $78730 0.98
Flint 220 $76530 0.8
Grand Rapids 2400 $69790 2.28
Wyoming 2400 $69790 2.28
Jackson 1040 $84970 8.56
Detroit 30390 $92550 7.93
Warren 30390 $92550 7.93
Dearborn 30390 $92550 7.93
Saginaw 610 $76130 3.63
Lansing 410 $69620 0.98
East Lansing 410 $69620 0.98
Kalamazoo 630 $77880 2.3
Portage 630 $77880 2.3
Midland 130 $50410 1.86
Monroe 180 $76370 2.34
Muskegon 240 $74000 1.91
Niles 940 $93370 7.75
Benton Harbor 940 $93370 7.75
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