Kirkland has a general population of 45,054 and an overall student population of 6,029. Approximately 4,646 of Kirkland's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Kirkland's largest electrical engineering school is Lake Washington Technical College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Lake Washington Technical College.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Kirkland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Kirkland was $2,922 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,242 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Kirkland.
If you plan on staying in Kirkland after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Kirkland, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,070 electrical engineers in Washington State, 2,620 were working in the greater Kirkland area. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Kirkland will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Kirkland is $86,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.