Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Entry-Level Civil Engineers include URS Corporation Inc., HDR, Inc., Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc., Aecom Corporation, and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Salary cannot be beat at CH2M Hill, where median pay comes to $68,532. Salary range is somewhat confined, however, with base pay starting at $56K and ending at $77K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Turner Construction Company at $63,001, HNTB Corporation at $61,466, and Aecom Corporation, where Entry-Level Civil Engineers annually earn $59,670.
Not only do salaries lack room to grow—pay ranges from $42K to just $69K—but HDR, Inc. offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $55,536. Also approaching the lower end are Amec Earth and Environmental, Inc. at $56,049, Tetra Tech, Inc. at $57,078, and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc at $57,911.