The average salary for a Civil Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $64,985 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$49,755 - $92,563
(Median)
$50K
$65K
$93K
MEDIAN: $64,984
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90%

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$21.20 - $41.37
(Median)
$21
$29
$41
MEDIAN: $29.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$49,755 - $92,563  
   
Bonus
$289.06 - $8,174  
Profit Sharing
$483.68 - $9,764  
Commission
$4,500  
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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$49,532 - $95,363  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,814
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$21.20 - $41.37  
   
Overtime
$24.81 - $49.41  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$289.06 - $8,174  
   
Commission
$4,500  
Profit Sharing
$483.68 - $9,764  
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).
)
$49,532 - $95,363  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 691
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,065

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 47%

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 534 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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