Seattle has a total population of 563,374 and a student population of 95,293. Of these students, 6,524 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Seattle's largest electrical engineering school is Seattle Community College-North Campus. In 2010, Seattle Community College-North Campus graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Seattle in 2010. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in Seattle, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,029.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Seattle.
If you plan on staying in Seattle after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Seattle, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 electrical engineers in Washington State were working in the greater Seattle area. The number of electrical engineers in Seattle is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Seattle is $86,730 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.