Mid-Career Civil Engineer Salary

Average Mid-Career Civil Engineers make around $71K annually. Cash earnings for Mid-Career Civil Engineers — which occasionally include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $8K from profit sharing — stretch from around $55K to approximately $95K. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Civil Engineers. The vast majority (83 percent) of Mid-Career Civil Engineers who answered the questionnaire are male. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$54,389 - $91,781
$54K
$71K
$92K
MEDIAN: $71,055
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$25.38 - $41.93
$25
$33
$42
MEDIAN: $33.03
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$0$94K
Salary $54,389 - $91,781
Bonus $303.74 - $9,828
Profit Sharing $355.08 - $8,180
Commission $14,523
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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$55,340 - $94,806
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,973
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $25.38 - $41.93
Overtime $28.64 - $56.09
Annual Data $0$94K
Bonus $303.74 - $9,828
Commission $14,523
Profit Sharing $355.08 - $8,180
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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$55,340 - $94,806
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 444

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HDR, Inc., Aecom Corporation, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Aecom Technology Group, Inc. are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Mid-Career Civil Engineers. HNTB Corporation offers the largest salaries in town — $85K on average. Other big spenders include CH2M Hill, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, and Black and Veatch, top-paying firms where Mid-Career Civil Engineers see paychecks nearing $85K, $84K, or $83K.

Workers also receive paychecks lighter than average at Aecom Technology Group, Inc. ($69K), HDR, Inc. ($70K), and Tetra Tech, Inc. ($71K).

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $72,521

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Mid-Career Civil Engineers will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 16 percent. Mid-Career Civil Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+11 percent), Boston (+11 percent), Chicago (+10 percent), and Washington (+8 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 10 percent south of the national average, can be found in St. Louis.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 330 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries



Construction Estimating
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Microstation
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Bentley InRoad Software Suite
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National Average
$73,000






Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%

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AutoDesk
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 330 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 7%
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