A Transportation Engineer earns an average salary of C$65,923 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d and Project Management. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$51,335 - C$93,036
C$51K
C$67K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$67,388
10%
50%
90%
C$20.61 - C$39.57
C$21
C$33
C$40
MEDIAN: C$32.53
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$93K
Salary C$51,335 - C$93,036
Bonus C$0.00 - C$14,453
Profit Sharing C$4,000
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$52,385 - C$92,283
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 103
Hourly Data C$0C$72
Hourly Rate C$20.61 - C$39.57
Overtime C$23.49 - C$72.72
Annual Data C$0C$92K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$14,453
Profit Sharing C$4,000
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$52,385 - C$92,283
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Transportation Engineer

Transportation engineers oversee a variety of engineering assignments related to transportation systems. Their main objective is to ensure that all transportation projects are completed on time and stay within budget. Most of the time, transportation engineers work in the technology, traffic, construction, airport, and railway industries, but they occasionally work in other industries as well. Transportation engineers are responsible for all aspects of transportation project scheduling, planning, and pricing. They also monitor design and planning phases for highways, bridges, traffic controls, and lighting. They gather and analyze engineering data to develop recommendations and reports. Additionally, transportation engineers work with project managers to ensure that all projects are well planned and cost effective.

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Transportation Engineer Tasks

  • Analyze, plan, design, draw, check calculations and oversee highway, rail, and related transportation civil construction projects.

Transportation Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$109K

$67,214

$56,811

HDR, Inc.
20 profiles
$68,180

$62,440

HNTB Corporation
12 profiles
$62,820

Fehr and Peers
11 profiles
$61,562

Stantec
10 profiles
$66,000

Txdot
10 profiles
$59,040

Caltrans
9 profiles
$91,075

$65,104

Transportation Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$68,385

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

Transportation Engineer Reviews

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

Transportation Engineer in Vancouver:
"Good growth opportunities if lucky, but cheap to employees."
Pros: Good experience and opportunity for growth as long as you demonstrate skill to the right people and get the right connections.
Cons: Not a lot of manager recognition. People who work hard aren't properly rewarded, and people who don't work hard manage to skimp by. Benefits seem to be fair, but not stellar.

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Key Stats for Transportation Engineer

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Transportation Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲24%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
C$68,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Transportation Engineer Salaries

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▲30%

Project Management
▲11%


National Average
C$68,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 1%