$65,079
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,034

Profit Sharing

$1,985

A Civil Engineer with Construction Estimating skills earns an average salary of $65,088 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$49,452 - $98,087
$49K
$65K
$98K
MEDIAN: $65,079
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50%
90%

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$20.59 - $43.59
$21
$29
$44
MEDIAN: $29.12
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90%

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$0$101K
Salary $49,452 - $98,087
Bonus $244 - $9,953
Profit Sharing $205 - $9,994
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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$49,408 - $101,580
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,883
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $20.59 - $43.59
Hourly Tips $0.38
Overtime $24.45 - $52.04
Annual Data $0$101K
Bonus $244 - $9,953
Profit Sharing $205 - $9,994
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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$49,408 - $101,580
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 421

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 1,287 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 689 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 479 salaries. A Civil Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 216 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,451

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Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 427 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

▲41%

▲25%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$66,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 427 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 9%