The average salary for a Civil Engineer is C$63,227 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Autocad 2000i and Project. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$44,291 - C$99,093
C$44K
C$63K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$63,443
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C$17.04 - C$43.50
C$17
C$28
C$43
MEDIAN: C$27.86
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$34KC$68KC$102K
Salary
C$44,291 - C$99,093  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$10,418  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$10,256  
Total Pay (?
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C$42,043 - C$99,861  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 789
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$17.04 - C$43.50  
   
Overtime
C$24.57 - C$50.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$34KC$68KC$102K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$10,418  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$10,256  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$42,043 - C$99,861  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 170

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 587 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 302 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 145 salaries. A Civil Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 54 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$63,927

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Civil Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Civil Engineer?

Civil Engineer in Vancouver:
"High stress level, draining."
Pros: Creating my own buildings, roads, etc., then seeing my own own products physically, the experience is very satisfying.
Cons: Facing the company and going to sites, extremely tiring and high street level, it is because you cannot afford to make mistakes.

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲58%

▲34%

▲14%

National Average
C$64,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 16%
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