The average salary for a Civil Engineer in Columbus, Ohio is $59,988 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$47,457 - $85,633
(Median)
$47K
$60K
$86K
MEDIAN: $59,987
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$23.14 - $48.65
(Median)
$23
$27
$49
MEDIAN: $26.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$47,457 - $85,633  
   
Bonus
$513 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$4,861  
Total Pay (?
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$48,427 - $89,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$23.14 - $48.65  
   
Overtime
$35.52  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$513 - $7,891  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,861  
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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$48,427 - $89,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%



National Average
$62,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Construction Estimating
up arrow 26%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 19%

Project Management
up arrow 15%

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

National Average
$62,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
up arrow 5%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 6%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 7%

Microstation
up arrow 7%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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