Civil Engineer, Bridge Salary

Median pay for Bridge Civil Engineers in the United States is around $66K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The vast majority of Bridge Civil Engineers (88 percent) who took the survey are men. For the most part, Bridge Civil Engineers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$50,169 - $91,148
$50K
$67K
$91K
MEDIAN: $67,040
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$18.75 - $43.23
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$43
MEDIAN: $31.04
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$0$92K
Salary $50,169 - $91,148
Bonus $0.00 - $7,149
Profit Sharing $1,014 - $7,071
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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$49,034 - $92,644
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $18.75 - $43.23
Overtime $27.70 - $56.94
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,149
Profit Sharing $1,014 - $7,071
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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$49,034 - $92,644
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Civil Engineer, Bridge

A bridge civil engineer designs and constructs bridges. Generally, a bridge civil engineer will oversee reports and maps given to them by other professionals in the field. With those reports and maps, a bridge civil engineer will procure a plan of action to bring the bridge into fruition.

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Civil Engineer, Bridge 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.

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Popular Skills for Civil Engineer, Bridge


Bridge Civil Engineers report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Design, Engineering Design, Microstation, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 12 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like AutoCAD. Those educated in Engineering Design tend to be well versed in Microsoft Excel and Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer, Bridge

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer, Bridge has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer, Bridge with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 71 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineer, Bridge with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer, Bridge which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 25 salaries. A Civil Engineer, Bridge with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 6 salaries.

Civil Engineer, Bridge Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Civil Engineer, Bridge?

Civil Engineer, Bridge in Minneapolis:
"Good Benefits."
Pros: Good Income.
Cons: Poor work life balance.

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer, Bridge

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Civil Engineer, Bridge Salaries

Late-Career
▲46%

▲33%

▲14%

National Average
$67,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer, Bridge Salaries

▲12%


▲5%




National Average
$67,000

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 14%