Civil Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina Salary

The average pay for a Civil Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina is $62,597 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,047 - $80,771
$48K
$63K
$81K
MEDIAN: $62,597
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Salary
$48,047 - $80,771  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $6,787  
Profit Sharing
$900  
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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$48,993 - $82,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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About Raleigh, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
451,949
Male:
219,184 (48.5%)
Female:
232,765 (51.5%)
Raleigh (/ˈrɑːli/; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina, the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 451,066 as of July 1, 2015. It is also one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The "Triangle" nickname originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located...
Raleigh:
$56,910
North Carolina:
$47,830
$970
Raleigh:
$226,500
North Carolina:
$160,100
3.4%

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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 $59,000 based on 45 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 $70,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 7 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 $79,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

▲18%

▲9%

National Average
$64,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries


Windows Operating System General Use
▲6%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▲5%

Microsoft Word
▲5%




autodesk autocad
▲2%

National Average
$64,000

▼1%


Project
▼2%

▼3%


Construction Estimating
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 7%