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Research Guides


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This guide provides information about online resources for salary surveys, career data and lists, and higher education resources in engineering.

For Engineering career resources go to the Career Center @Engineering:

The CC@E is a resource available to students that provides a full suite of services, from resume feedback to professional development. Let us help you navigate the path to career success. The CC@E also works with employers coordinating job postings and linking you to future hires. 

For general career resources go to the UW Career & Internship Center.

Salary and Career Data

Guide to Engineering Salary Surveys
A guide prepared by the UW Engineering Library to locating salary information for a variety of engineering fields. Includes both print and electronic sources.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Published by the United States' Bureau of Labor Statistics, the OOH describes approximately 250 occupations in detail using a standard format which provides such information as the nature of the work, working conditions, employment outlook, training and education required, earnings, and related occupations.