The average salary for a Civil Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is ₹307,219.
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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. They must have a working knowledge of auto computer-aided design (CAD) software and engineering design software. Civil engineers must discuss various requirements with their clien…Read more
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Popular Skills for Civil Engineer
Construction Site Inspection
Skills in Construction Estimating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Construction Site Inspection and Autodesk AutoCAD.
Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer
An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹234,220 based on 68 salaries. An early career Civil Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹255,157 based on 334 salaries. A mid-career Civil Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹430,807 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹594,214 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹793,270.
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Employees with Civil Engineer in their job title in Mumbai, Maharashtra earn an average of 19.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Delhi, Delhi (16.0% more) and New Delhi, Delhi (16.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (0.5% less).
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