Civil Engineer in New Orleans Salary

The average Civil Engineer in New Orleans earns approximately $65K per year. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Civil Engineers in New Orleans, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$53,155 - $120,000
$53K
$65K
$120K
MEDIAN: $65,000
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$23.80 - $31.64
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MEDIAN: $26.04
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Salary
$53,155 - $120,000  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $19,574  
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$50,663 - $114,545  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Hourly Rate
$26.04  
   
Overtime
$30.20  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $19,574  
   
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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$50,663 - $114,545  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About New Orleans, Louisiana

Orleans Parish, Louisiana
389,617
Male:
185,736 (47.7%)
Female:
203,881 (52.3%)
New Orleans (/njuː ˈɔːrlᵻnz, -ˈɔːrli.ənz, -ɔːrˈliːnz/, or /ˈnɔːrlᵻnz/; French: La Nouvelle-Orléans [la nuvɛlɔʁleɑ̃]) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana. The population of the city was 343,829 as of the 2010 U.S. Census. The New Orleans metropolitan area (New Orleans–Metairie–Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area) had a population of 1,167,764 in 2010 and was the 46th largest in the United States. The New Orleans–Metairie–Bogalusa Combined Statistical Area, a larger trading area, had a 2010 population of 1,452,502. The city is named after the Duke of Orleans, who reigned as Regent for Louis XV from 1715 to 1723, as it was established by French colonists and strongly influenced by their European culture. It is well known for its distinct French and Spanish Creole architecture, as well as its cross-cultural and multilingual heritage. New Orleans is also famous for its cuisine, music (particularly as...
New Orleans:
$39,077
Louisiana:
$45,727
$947
New Orleans:
$216,800
Louisiana:
$155,600
5.4%

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 8 salaries. A Civil Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲65%

▲18%

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
$63,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project Management
▲23%

autodesk autocad
▲6%

Engineering Design
▲3%

National Average
$63,000

AutoCAD
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Construction Estimating
▼4%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼7%

Autocad Civil 3D
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 6%
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