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Civil Engineer Salary in San Francisco

A Civil Engineer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $70,907 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Windows Operating System General Use, Matlab, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$58,722 - $103,377
(Median)
$59K
$71K
$100K
MEDIAN: $70,906
10%
50%
90%

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$20.04 - $62.06
(Median)
$20
$34
$62
MEDIAN: $33.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,722 - $103,377  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,078  
Profit Sharing
$1,021 - $17,617  
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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$56,307 - $114,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.04 - $62.06  
   
Overtime
$26.93 - $65.80  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,078  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,021 - $17,617  
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).
)
$56,307 - $114,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer in San Francisco, California

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

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 56%

Experienced
up arrow 52%


National Average
$72,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 12%

Matlab
up arrow 11%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 11%


Project Management
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$72,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Microstation
up arrow 3%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 3%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 7%