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Solar Engineers

Employment Prospects


Solar engineering is a growing field. While many engineers are working on solar projects, there are no statistics available yet regarding the number of solar engineers who are working full time in America. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, in May 2015, there were 34,300 chemical engineers; 178,400 electrical engineers; 241,100 industrial engineers; 25,300 materials engineers; and 277,500 mechanical engineers, employed in the United States.

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