Average Civil Engineer, Road / Highway Salary

$67,254
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$1,984
Bonus
$4,200
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The average salary for a Civil Engineer, Road / Highway is $67,254.
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$52k
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$67k
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$98k
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What Do Civil Engineer, Road / Highways Do?

Job Satisfaction for Civil Engineer, Road / Highway

3.7 out of 5
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The top respondents for the job title Civil Engineer, Road / Highway are from the companies Aecom Corporation, HNTB Corporation and Parsons Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Illinois Department of Transportation where the average pay is $95,415. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include HNTB Corporation and Ferrovial Agroman, earning around $77,633 and $76,775, respectively. Mccormick Taylor, Inc. pays the lowest at around $60,000. Aecom Corporation and Parsons Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $65,731 and $69,410, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Civil Engineer, Road / Highways?

Skills in Engineering Design and Bentley InRoad Software Suite are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D and Bentley MicroStation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer, Road / Highways?

An entry-level Civil Engineer, Road / Highway with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,106 based on 40 salaries. An early career Civil Engineer, Road / Highway with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,933 based on 162 salaries. A mid-career Civil Engineer, Road / Highway with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,312 based on 132 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer, Road / Highway with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,299 based on 76 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,394.
Employees with Civil Engineer, Road / Highway in their job title in Tampa, Florida earn an average of 16.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (4.1% more) and Orlando, Florida (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (7.7% less), Atlanta, Georgia (5.3% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 452 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.8%
Early Career
35.8%
Mid Career
29.2%
Experienced
16.8%
Late Career
9.3%