With an overall population of 26,705 and a student population of 3,381, approximately 3,314 of Watertown students attend one of Watertown's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Watertown, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Jefferson Community College. In 2010, Jefferson Community College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Watertown's engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,694 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Watertown, your job prospects are average. There were 14,050 engineers working in New York and 210 working in the greater Watertown area in 2010. Watertown's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Watertown is $68,340 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.