C$64,849
Avg. Salary
C$28.01
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$2,457

Bonus

C$1,955

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Civil Engineer is C$28.01 per hour.

The average pay for a Civil Engineer is C$64,849 per year.

C$17.50
10%
C$28.01
50%
C$44.69
90%
MEDIAN C$28.01
C$48k
10%
C$65k
50%
C$101k
90%
MEDIAN C$64,849
C$47,930 - C$100,712
C$48K
C$65K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$64,849
10%
50%
90%
C$17.50 - C$44.69
C$18
C$28
C$45
MEDIAN: C$28.01
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$101K
Salary C$47,930 - C$100,712
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,208
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$10,119
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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C$45,279 - C$101,665
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,427
Hourly Data C$0C$54
Hourly Rate C$17.50 - C$44.69
Overtime C$25.74 - C$54.26
Annual Data C$0C$101K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$10,208
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$10,119
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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C$45,279 - C$101,665
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 301

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
  • Coordinate drafting of an element.
  • Prepare briefing sheets describing technical problems and their solutions.
  • Perform basic design analysis of project elements.
  • Draw design details of civil engineering projects.

Civil Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$118K

Aecom Corporation
111 profiles
$67,528

$72,291

CH2M Hill
55 profiles
$73,731

HDR, Inc.
51 profiles
$66,372

$63,098

$61,986

HNTB Corporation
38 profiles
$77,632

$71,977

Black and Veatch
34 profiles
$71,351

Tetra Tech, Inc.
33 profiles
$64,159

Common Career Paths for Civil Engineer


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Civil Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Civil Engineer

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 C$60,000 based on 638 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 C$73,000 based on 303 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$87,000 based on 168 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 C$101,000 based on 60 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$64,940

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Civil Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Civil Engineer?

Civil Engineer in Montréal:
"My invoice paying job."
Pros: I like the environment and the people I work with. I also like the space of the office.
Cons: I hate the fact that there is no parking area for the employees. I also don't like using my car for site travels.

Civil Engineer in Montréal:
"My invoice paying job."
Pros: I like the people, the environment at the Montreal office, and specially the work space that I have.
Cons: I hate not having place for parking, as well as using your car to do business trips and site commuting.

Civil Engineer in Vancouver:
"High stress level, draining."
Pros: Creating my own buildings, roads, etc., then seeing my own own products physically, the experience is very satisfying.
Cons: Facing the company and going to sites, extremely tiring and high street level, it is because you cannot afford to make mistakes.

Civil Engineer in Sudbury:
"Project Mgt and Financial strength."
Obtain a strong project management education and capital project-related financial education.

Civil Engineer in Calgary:
Enjoy learning from experienced engineers.

Civil Engineer in Sarnia:
"Swag Needed."
Must have swag. Also, you must be willing to stay at work for 24 hours a day every day of the week.

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 154 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲55%

▲34%

▲13%

National Average
C$65,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

▲11%



▲6%






Microsoft Office
▼0%

AutoDesk
▼0%

National Average
C$65,000

Autodesk Software
▼1%


▼3%

C++
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 154 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 15%