Civil Engineer Salary in Sacramento, California (United States)

A Civil Engineer in Sacramento, California earns an average salary of $72,222 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Civil Engineer in Sacramento, California Total Pay (?
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$53,110 - $102,576
(Median)
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72K
88K
100K
MEDIAN: $72,222
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Civil Engineer in Sacramento, California Total Pay (?
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$23.40 - $40.82
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,110 - $102,576  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,020  
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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$52,004 - $101,286  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 118
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.40 - $40.82  
   
Overtime
$19.36 - $74.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,020  
   
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).
)
$52,004 - $101,286  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer in Sacramento, California

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

Experience Affects Civil Engineer in Sacramento, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 40%
Experienced
up arrow 25%
Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
National Average
$72,000

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer in Sacramento, California Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 4%
Project Management
up arrow 4%
National Average
$72,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 6%
Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%
AutoCAD
up arrow 10%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%
Matlab
up arrow 14%
AutoDesk
up arrow 15%

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Gender

Female
12%
female alumni
 
Male
88%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 6%
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