Civil Engineer in New York Salary

The average pay for a Civil Engineer in New York, New York is $65,062 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Autocad 2000i and Project Management.

$49,481 - $117,721
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$69K
$120K
MEDIAN: $69,147
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$19.73 - $49.43
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$0$121K
Salary $49,481 - $117,721
Bonus $575 - $18,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $25,168
Total Pay (?
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$48,951 - $121,917
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 242
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $19.73 - $49.43
Overtime $29.24 - $52.96
Annual Data $0$121K
Bonus $575 - $18,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $25,168
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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$48,951 - $121,917
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

Civil Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 171 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 75 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 39 salaries. A Civil Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $138,000 based on 20 salaries.

Civil Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Civil Engineer in New York?

Civil Engineer in New York:
"A challenge - build your place."
Pros: Working in New York has been a great experience. There is a lot of work in civil engineering, but you need to be sure to specify where you want to be and what you want to be doing. Best advice is grt design experience, but push to take on small management tasks as well. There are lots of industry related events, from TransitCenter presentation, WTS events, YPT, and more.
Cons: City is very busy and can be overwhelming. Cost of living is a burden.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲95%

▲29%

▲6%

National Average
$71,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Autocad 2000i
▲13%



▲3%




Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

National Average
$71,000


▼1%


Microsoft Word
▼3%


Matlab
▼6%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 7%
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