Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $53K per year. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $66K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make about $76K per year on average.
Civil Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing $78K annually; Government Program Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to around $67K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Professional Engineers, who make approximately $78K annually. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Arizona Department of Transportation come out on top, and their salaries approach about $79K per year.
When it comes to skills, Construction Estimating seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $78K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Arizona Department of Transportation is Project Management; the greater part of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Engineering Design, Microsoft Word, and Windows Operating System General Use.
Benefits and Perks
Slightly more than half of workers have paid vacation, and the larger part of survey participants can count on paid sick leave too. Arizona Department of Transportation helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a defined benefit retirement plan and a 401(k) plan. The vast majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and nearly all respondents report having dental coverage. Some other perks are a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, flexible hours, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.