The average salary for a Civil Engineer is C$62,863 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$45,098 - C$98,960
(Median)
C$45K
C$63K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$62,862
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C$17.06 - C$42.59
(Median)
C$17
C$27
C$43
MEDIAN: C$27.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$34KC$68KC$102K
Salary
C$45,098 - C$98,960  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$11,745  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$10,926  
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$43,091 - C$99,840  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 759
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$19C$38C$57
Hourly Rate
C$17.06 - C$42.59  
   
Overtime
C$27.00 - C$54.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$11,745  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$10,926  
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$43,091 - C$99,840  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 155
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$63,553

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Civil Engineer Reviews

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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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries




National Average
C$64,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries


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Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Autocad Civil 3D
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AutoDesk
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Autodesk Software
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autodesk autocad
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National Average
C$64,000

AutoCAD
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C++
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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