The average salary for a Civil Engineer in Columbus, Ohio is $59,883 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Microsoft Office. 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
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MEDIAN: $59,883
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$23.39 - $47.92
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MEDIAN: $26.57
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Salary
$47,457 - $85,633  
   
Bonus
$494.93 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$4,913  
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$48,571 - $88,866  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$23.39 - $47.92  
   
Overtime
$37.09  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$494.93 - $7,891  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,913  
Total Pay (?
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$48,571 - $88,866  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
053
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 55%



National Average
$61,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Construction Estimating
up arrow 28%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 25%

Project Management
up arrow 17%



Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

National Average
$61,000

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
up arrow 3%

Microstation
up arrow 5%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 6%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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