The average salary for a Civil Engineer in Austin, Texas is $64,021 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$49,351 - $96,456  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $7,757  
Profit Sharing
$2,400  
Total Pay (?
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$49,312 - $99,770  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 73
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$35.00  
   
Overtime
$30.10  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $7,757  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,400  
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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$49,312 - $99,770  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
910,649
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$66,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 12%


Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 9%


Project
up arrow 3%

National Average
$66,000

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Autodesk Software
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

Microstation
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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