C$72,813
Avg. Salary
C$33.05
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$3,091

Profit Sharing

C$2,300

The average pay for a Civil Engineer is C$33.05 per hour.

The average pay for a Civil Engineer is C$72,813 per year.

$20
10%
$33
50%
$45
90%
MEDIAN $33
$57k
10%
$73k
50%
$99k
90%
MEDIAN $72,813
C$56,744 - C$98,600
C$57K
C$73K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$72,813
10%
50%
90%
C$20.18 - C$45.06
C$20
C$33
C$45
MEDIAN: C$33.05
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$100K
Salary C$56,744 - C$98,600
Bonus C$0.00 - C$13,894
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$20,426
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).
)
C$55,226 - C$100,441
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 460
Hourly Data C$0C$57
Hourly Rate C$20.18 - C$45.06
Overtime C$31.39 - C$57.11
Annual Data C$0C$100K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$13,894
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$20,426
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).
)
C$55,226 - C$100,441
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

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.

Read More...

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.

Civil Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

18%

13%

7%

-1%

-2%

-7%

-10%

National Average: C$73,573

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 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.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 12%