2021 Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in the Middle Atlantic Region
Finding the Best Engineering Technologies School for You
Engineering Technologies is the #24 most popular major in the country with 19,475 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. Of those degrees, 3,187 went to students in the Middle Atlantic region of the United States. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Engineering Tech Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.
This year's Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in the Middle Atlantic Region ranking analyzed 26 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in engineering tech.
The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.
Comparing Average Salaries of Engineering Technologies Majors
After graduation, engineering technologies majors from schools in the Middle Atlantic Region earn an average salary of $55,562 per year. This is 40% higher than the average college graduate, who only makes around $39,802 a year.
The national average salary for engineering tech bachelor's degree holders is $55,227. That's pretty close to the average for students who get their degree from a school in the Middle Atlantic Region .
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2021 Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Grads in the Middle Atlantic Region
Top 10 Best Schools for Highly Paid Engineering Tech Graduates in the Middle Atlantic Region
Our rankings recognize Kean University as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Located in the large suburb of Union, Kean is a public college with a fairly large student population.Request Information
Excelsior College landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid engineering technologies school. Located in the small city of Albany, Excelsior College is a private not-for-profit college with a fairly large student population.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute as the #2 school in this year's rankings. RPI is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the small city of Troy.Request Information
The #3 spot in this year's ranking belongs to New York Institute of Technology. Located in the suburb of Old Westbury, NYIT is a private not-for-profit school with a moderately-sized student population.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Point Park University as the #3 school in this year's rankings. Located in the large city of Pittsburgh, Point Park is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Stevens Institute of Technology as the #4 school in this year's rankings. Stevens is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit school located in the large suburb of Hoboken.Request Information
The #5 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Rochester Institute of Technology. Located in the suburb of Rochester, RIT is a private not-for-profit school with a fairly large student population.Request Information
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus earned the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the large suburb of Teaneck, FDU is a private not-for-profit school with a moderately-sized student population.Request Information
The #6 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Drexel University. Drexel is a fairly large private not-for-profit school located in the city of Philadelphia.Request Information
Pennsylvania College of Technology comes in at #7 in this year's ranking. Located in the small city of Williamsport, Penn College is a public college with a small student population.Request Information
Best Engineering Technologies Colleges by State
Explore the best engineering technologies schools for a specific state in the Middle Atlantic region.
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Rankings in Majors Related to Engineering Tech
Engineering Tech Majors to Study
|Mechanical Engineering Technology||537|
|Electronics Engineering Technology||344|
|Quality Control Technology||312|
|General Engineering Technology||298|
|Computer Engineering Technology||295|
Most Popular Related Majors
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||20,578|
|Computer & Information Sciences||20,565|
|Mathematics & Statistics||6,007|
Notes and References
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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