Civil Engineer Salary in Dallas, Texas

An average Civil Engineer in Dallas, Texas can expect to take home roughly $62K per year. Total cash compensation to Dallas Civil Engineers bottoms out near $48K and approaches $89K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $8K from bonuses and almost $15K from profit sharing. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$47,785 - $84,723
(Median)
$48K
$62K
$85K
MEDIAN: $61,603
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90%

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$18.55 - $39.77
(Median)
$19
$26
$40
MEDIAN: $26.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$47,785 - $84,723  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,292  
Profit Sharing
$1,457 - $14,795  
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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$47,704 - $88,504  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 186
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$18.55 - $39.77  
   
Overtime
$1.53 - $38.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,292  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,457 - $14,795  
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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$47,704 - $88,504  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer in Dallas, Texas

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


For many Civil Engineers in Dallas, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $56K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $69K on average. On average, Civil Engineers in Dallas, Texas make $86K following one to two decades on the job. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $98K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 54%



National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in Dallas, Texas Salaries




Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 3%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

National Average
$64,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%


InRoads
up arrow 6%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 7%
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