The average pay for a Civil Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $65,915 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Word, Construction Estimating, and Project Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

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MEDIAN: $65,915
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$20.13 - $39.62
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Salary
$50,154 - $97,213  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,000  
Profit Sharing
$4,210  
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$50,059 - $100,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 142
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$20.13 - $39.62  
   
Overtime
$1.53 - $59.00  
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Bonus
$0.00 - $11,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,210  
Total Pay (?
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$50,059 - $100,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
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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
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%



National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries


Construction Estimating
up arrow 12%




Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$67,000

Microstation
up arrow 1%


up arrow 5%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 5%


Project
up arrow 7%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Bentley InRoad Software Suite
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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