Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Ncdot for between five and 10 years earn around $49K annually on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $48K per year. The largest fraction of Ncdot people (52 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn approximately $50K annually on average.
Civil Engineers earn the highest median pay at $54K per year, followed by Engineering Technicians ($49K) and Transportation Supervisors (about $40K).
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($91K annually) than those without credentials. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Professional Engineer is rewarded with median pay of about $69K per year. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in around $96K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Engineering Design in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $79K per year. A common skill in Ncdot's work force is Project Management; just under one in three of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Microstation, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Just under one in three workers report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for most survey participants, and for about one in eight workers, dental coverage is too. Privileges also include a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, and life insurance.