Average Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering Salary

$61,060
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,020
Bonus
$4,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering is $61,060.
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$46k
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$61k
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$78k
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MEDIAN $61,060
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Salary
$46k - $78k
Bonus
$610 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $9k
Total Pay
$47k - $87k

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Job Description for Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering

Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering Tasks
  • Prepare approvals of the problem solving report plans, schedules and provides coordination and work direction.
  • Estimate costs, prepare justifications and complete expenditure requests as required.
  • Lead and recommend new continuous improvement solutions for installations or modifications to improve existing facilities.
  • Evaluate data as to scope, effect on existing installation, economic value, long range planning and budgetary considerations.
  • Formulate the basis for an engineering study or project or design in any basic or special engineering field.

Career Paths

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Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D, Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering

An entry-level Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,534 based on 26 salaries. An early career Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,214 based on 60 salaries. A mid-career Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,473 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Staff Engineer, Civil Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 13 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 115 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.6%
Early Career
52.2%
Mid Career
13.9%
Experienced
11.3%