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How much does Caltrans pay?

Caltrans pays its employees an average of $84,255 a year. Salaries at Caltrans range from an average of $56,165 to $124,299 a year. Caltrans employees with the job title Transportation Engineer make the most with an average annual salary of $86,386, while employees with the title Transportation Engineer make the least with an average annual salary of $86,386.

Are Caltrans employees satisfied with their compensation?

Our Fair Pay score for Caltrans is 3.43. Read reviews from current employees that include compensation and culture insights.

What is the highest salary at Caltrans?

The highest reported salary for an employee at Caltrans is currently $124k / year

Caltrans Reviews

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I get paid very well.
Civil Engineer in Los Angeles:
Pros: There are lots of opportunities and benefits.
Cons: I have to risk my life everyday being on the freeways.
Equipment Engineer in Sacramento, California:
Pros: Excellent work life balance.
Cons: Data management systems are outdated. Red tape makes decisions and processes take a long time.
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About California Department Of Transportation

Address: 1750 E 4th St Santa Ana, California 92705
Industries: Government
Founded on: January 1st, 1900
Number of Employees: 1,001-5,000
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Gender Breakdown for Caltrans

Avg. Salary: $58k - $120k
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