Civil Engineer Salary in Seattle (United States)

A Civil Engineer in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $65,723 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microstation and Project Management. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Civil Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$50,854 - $98,671
(Median)
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66K
75K
99K
MEDIAN: $65,722
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Civil Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salary (?
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$23.51 - $40.36
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$50,854 - $98,671  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,153  
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $14,681  
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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$50,983 - $96,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 142
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$23.51 - $40.36  
   
Overtime
$24.49 - $52.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,153  
   
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $14,681  
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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$50,983 - $96,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 50%
Experienced
up arrow 33%
National Average
$67,000

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 10%
Microstation
up arrow 10%
Project
up arrow 8%
Engineering Design
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Word
0%
National Average
$67,000
Autocad 2000i
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%
AutoCAD
up arrow 6%
Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 6%
Matlab
up arrow 7%
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 6%