A Civil Engineer earns an average salary of $48,744 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project Management, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel.

$30,304 - $63,071
$30K
$49K
$63K
MEDIAN: $48,744
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50%
90%
$12.21 - $25.27
$17
MEDIAN: $17.00
50%
$0$64K
Salary $30,304 - $63,071
Bonus $492 - $8,170
Profit Sharing $100
Total Pay (?
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$26,285 - $64,459
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $17.00
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $492 - $8,170
Profit Sharing $100
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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$26,285 - $64,459
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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.

Civil Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,972

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 San Juan:
Pros: Construction is more passionate. Design is more mental. Both areas can be enlightening.
Cons: Beware of unfulfilled promises.

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲24%

▲9%

National Average
$46,000

▼32%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries





National Average
$46,000

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 20%