$50,000
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Civil Engineer is $57,500 per year.

$24,597 - $66,000
$50K
MEDIAN: $50,000
50%

Job Description for Civil Engineer

Most of the time, civil engineers design, plan, and/or manage construction projects. Their job ranges from small-scale projects, such as building or bridge repairs, to very large-scale, such as building large stadiums. Civil engineers may work in many sectors, such as structural, environmental, and transportation.

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Civil Engineer Tasks

  • Researches and analyzes maps, blueprints, photos, charts, and other data to plan projects.
  • Gathers information to prepare and present reports on project topics.
  • Manages and directs staff at project site.
  • Performs engineering duties; plan, design and oversee the construction and maintenance of buildings, bridges, and other structures.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,000

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

1-4 years
11%
10-19 years
67%
20 years or more
22%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
10-19 years
67%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 50%