Civil Engineer in San Jose Salary

Median pay for Civil Engineers in San Jose is around $70K annually. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 86 percent of Civil Engineers in San Jose, Calif. are male. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a large number get vision insurance. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$57,406 - $118,099
$57K
$70K
$120K
MEDIAN: $70,042
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$57,406 - $118,099  
   
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$-0.50 - $19,727  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$57,493 - $121,983  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲13%

National Average
$73,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project Management
▲10%

Engineering Design
▲6%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▲3%


National Average
$73,000

Microsoft Word
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

▼8%

autodesk autocad
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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