Salaries & Statistics

ECAC provides data on average salaries and breakdowns by major for full-time positions offered upon graduation, as well as for internships and co-op programs that students participate in throughout the school year. Explore salaries and accommodation below:

Salaries Breakdown for 2014-15

Major/Degree Low High UT Average UT Median
Aerospace
BS $42,000 $85,000 $66,250 $69,100
Architectural
BS $49,000 $85,000 $59,724 $60,000
MS $58,000 $58,000 $58,000 $58,000
Biomedical
BS $42,000 $95,000 $67,104 $68,292
Chemical
BS $45,000 $108,000 $76,846 $73,380
PhD $106,000 $106,000 $106,000 $106,000
Civil
BS $43,000 $99,000 $60,694 $58,000
MS $56,000 $60,000 $58,697 $60,000
Electrical
BS $48,000 $110,000 $74,337 $72,036
MS $60,000 $72,000 $66,667 $68,000
Mechanical
BS $41,600 $106,000 $70,818 $70,000
Petroleum
BS $50,000 $140,000 $91,944 $100,000

Starting Monthly Internship Salaries for Summer 2015

Major/Degree Low High UT Average UT Median
Aerospace
BS $1,600 $4,580 $2,879 $2,960
Architectural
BS $1,440 $3,200 $2,484 $2,400
Biomedical
BS $1,600 $5,000 $3,207 $3,200
Chemical
BS $1,900 $7,425 $3,883 $3,904
MS $3,600 $8,500 $6,267 $6,350
Civil
BS $1,500 $6,080 $2,789 $2,710
MS $1,900 $5,375 $3,031 $2,880
Electrical
BS $1,500 $6,880 $3,697 $3,600
MS $2,400 $6,500 $5,103 $5,120
PhD $3,440 $9,000 $5,725 $6,000
Mechanical
BS $1,379 $7,883 $3,381 $3,257
MS $3,000 $7,200 $4,140 $3,300
PhD $3,600 $9,200 $5,840 $4,800
Petroleum
BS $1,500 $8,500 $4,804 $5,000
MS $2,000 $8,300 $6,085 $6,600
PhD $2,400 $10,400 $6,891 $7,250
Operations Research
MS $4,400 $7,000 $5,075 $4,450
PhD $2,700 $5,000 $3,800 $3,850

Offers of Starting Co-op Salaries for 2014-15

Major/Degree UT Average
Aerospace $3,198
Architectural/Civil $2,824
Biomedical $3,294
Chemical $4,037
Electrical $4,249
Mechanical $3,794
OVERALL AVERAGE $3,786

B.S. Accommodation Data for 2013-14

Accommodation breakdown for B.S. graduates who used the Engineering Career Assistance Center.

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For information about national averages, see the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) website.