CIVIL ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$72,000
$54,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$96,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Universal Ensco, Inc.
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.1 years
How much does a civil engineer make?
The national average salary for a Civil Engineer in the United States is $72,819 per year or $35.01 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $97,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $54,000 per year. Most Civil Engineer jobs are in Professional companies and Construction companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Civil Engineer salaries are Alaska, Washington, California, Oregon, and Massachusetts. The typical employment for a Civil Engineer is 4.1 years.
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Average Civil Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Civil Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Civil Engineers are in Professional companies and Construction companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Civil Engineers are Universal Ensco, Inc. and Arup Group. Also, companies like Landmark Construction and Freese and Nichols pay their Civil Engineers very well.

Average Civil Engineer Salary By Location

As a Civil Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $72,819 per year or $35.01 per hour. Civil Engineers make the most in San Jose, CA at about $85,011 per year. Even an entry-level Civil Engineer makes $62,000 per year in San Jose, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Civil Engineer salaries are Alaska, Washington, California, Oregon, and Massachusetts. The lowest earning states are Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, Georgia, and Hawaii.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$85,011
2
Seattle, WA
$80,065
3
Boston, MA
$75,507
4
Las Vegas, NV
$75,232
5
New York, NY
$74,935

RECENTLY ADDED Civil Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Careerbuilder-Us
Civil Engineer
10/31/2019
$80,000
Eugene Water & Electric Board (EWEB)
Civil Engineer
10/31/2019
$91,836
Ala. Dept. of Transportation
Civil Engineer
10/31/2019
$50,174
City of Grand Forks
Civil Engineer
10/31/2019
$75,374
10/31/2019
$110,000
Babich & Associates
Civil Engineer
10/31/2019
$50,000
National Older Worker Career Center
Civil Engineer
10/30/2019
$52,175
Virginia.gov
Civil Engineer
10/30/2019
$62,726
FEMA
Civil Engineer
10/30/2019
$96,856
10/30/2019
$104,350
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