The average pay for a Civil Engineer in Oakland, California is $76,282 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Word and autodesk autocad. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$55,000 - $106,332
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MEDIAN: $76,282
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Salary
$55,000 - $106,332  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,361  
Profit Sharing
$17,500  
Commission
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$54,378 - $121,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Hourly Rate
$29.98  
   
Overtime
$35.74  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,361  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$17,500  
Total Pay (?
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$54,378 - $121,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Oakland, California

Alameda County, California
419,278
Male:
203,827 (48.6%)
Female:
215,451 (51.4%)
Oakland /ˈoʊklənd/ is the largest city and the county seat of Alameda County, California, United States. A major West Coast port city, Oakland is the largest city in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, the third largest city overall in the San Francisco Bay Area, the eighth largest city in California, and the 45th largest city in the United States, with a population of 419,267 as of 2015. It serves as a trade center for the San Francisco Bay Area; its Port of Oakland is the busiest port in the San Francisco Bay, the entirety of Northern California, and the fifth busiest in the United States. The city is located six miles (9.7 km) east of San Francisco. Oakland was incorporated in 1852. Oakland's territory covers what was once a mosaic of California coastal terrace prairie, oak woodland, and north coastal scrub. Its land served as a rich...
Oakland:
$58,807
California:
$64,500
$1,240
Oakland:
$557,000
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 31%

Mid-Career
up arrow 30%

National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Word
up arrow 26%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 13%

Project Management
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

Autocad Civil 3D
0%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
0%

National Average
$75,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Matlab
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None:
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