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Mechanical Engineers

Employment Trends

Number of mechanical engineers employed in 2006: 226,000

Projected Number of mechanical engineers that will be employed in 2016: 236,170

The numbers of positions for mechanical engineers is expected to increase by 4.5% between 2006 and 2016.


*Some careers have been clustered with closely related occupations for some statistics.

**Employment projections are derived from the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Projections and Training Data, 2006-07 Edition



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