Civil Engineer in Dallas, Texas Salary

The average Civil Engineer in Dallas can expect to rake in roughly $62K per year. Final cash compensation to Dallas Civil Engineers varies from around $47K to approximately $89K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $8K and $15K, respectively. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 88 percent of Civil Engineers in Dallas are male. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$47,516 - $84,598
(Median)
$48K
$62K
$85K
MEDIAN: $61,739
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$18.12 - $39.28
(Median)
$18
$26
$39
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$47,516 - $84,598  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,982  
Profit Sharing
$1,007 - $14,899  
Total Pay (?
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$47,231 - $88,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 199
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$18.12 - $39.28  
   
Overtime
$1.51 - $39.37  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,982  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,007 - $14,899  
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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$47,231 - $88,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

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


Civil Engineers in Dallas with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $56K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $68K. Dallas Civil Engineers see a median salary of $85K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $95K.

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 48%



National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries




Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 2%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 2%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

National Average
$64,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

InRoads
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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