A Civil Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $63,682 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Construction Estimating, Project Management, and Microstation. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$50,204 - $104,114
(Median)
$50K
$64K
$100K
MEDIAN: $63,681
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90%

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$22.15 - $61.00
(Median)
$22
$35
$61
MEDIAN: $35.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,204 - $104,114  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,096  
Profit Sharing
$3,052  
Total Pay (?
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$50,172 - $107,665  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 65
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.15 - $61.00  
   
Overtime
$35.34  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,096  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,052  
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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$50,172 - $107,665  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 69%

Experienced
up arrow 42%


National Average
$66,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 11%

Microstation
up arrow 11%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Bentley InRoad Software Suite
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

National Average
$66,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

InRoads
up arrow 2%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
up arrow 4%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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