Post-Graduation Salary and Career Info

Mechanical Engineering Technology BS

At RIT, you don’t just graduate with a degree, you graduate with the skills and hands-on experience to thrive in your chosen career.

RIT publishes full-time salaries, outcome rates, and typical job titles for graduates within six months of graduation.

First-Year Full-Time Salary of RIT Mechanical Engineering Technology BS Graduates

$69,100

Average

$70,000

Median

Data is collected annually, and RIT graduate outcomes are from the class of 2022.

Student Outcomes 

93.44%

Outcome Rates for Mechanical Engineering Technology BS

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

87.32%

Knowledge Rate

Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 86.88%
Full-time Graduate Study 3.28%
Alternative Plans 3.28%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 86.88%
Full-time Graduate Study 3.28%
Alternative Plans 3.28%

This degree also has an accelerated bachelor’s/master’s option.

Mechanical Engineer; Digital Manufacturing Engineer; Process Engineer; Quality Engineer; Algorithm Engineer; Sales Engineer

General Dynamics - Electric Boat; Lockheed Martin; GE Aviation Unison Industries; BorgWarner; AVANGRID (BGC, CNG, CMP, NYSEG, RG&E, UI, SCG, NYSEG); Walmart; Universal Instruments; TTM Technologies; The Raymond Corp; The Boeing Company; Textron Specialized Vehicles; Tesla; Sargent Aerospace & Defense; Rorhbach Brewing Company; Roehm America LLC; PreTech Precision Machining; PEKO Precision Products, Inc.; PaperWorks Industries, Inc.; Optimax Systems Inc; New York Air Brake; Morton Salt; Mack Molding; Machine Tool Research, Inc.; Lizardos Engineering Associates; Laboratory Testing Inc.; Kodak Alaris; Kinetic Machine Development; Jrlon; Insulet; Hyzon Motors; Hexcel Corporation; Han-Tek, Inc.; Construction Robotics; Con Edison (Consolidated Edison, Inc.); Amazon Robotics

Dartmouth College; Carnegie Mellon University

Career Services Contact

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Stephanie Krebbeks
Career Services Coordinator
585‑475‑5472