What type of engineer makes the most money

Do engineers make a lot of money?

Simply put, engineering graduates may be among the highest earners but that doesn’t mean engineers necessarily are. … That could mean that many graduates go into higher earning sectors but also that others work for engineering firms in non-engineering roles such as business, management or even sales.

Which engineering is the hardest?

Hardest Engineering Majors
Rank Major Average Retention Rate
1 Civil Engineering 80.00%
2 Chemical Engineering 84.00%
3 Electrical Engineering 88.20%
4 Mechanical Engineering 86.10%

Which engineering is most in demand?

The Most In-Demand Engineering Jobs in 2020
  1. Automation and Robotics Engineer. …
  2. Alternative Energy Engineer. …
  3. Civil Engineer. …
  4. Environmental Engineer. …
  5. Biomedical Engineer. …
  6. Systems Software Engineer.