The average salary for a Transportation Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D skills is $63,653.
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Job Description for Transportation Engineer
Transportation engineers oversee a variety of engineering assignments related to transportation systems. Their main objective is to ensure that all transportation projects are completed on time and stay within budget. Most of the time, transportation engineers work in the technology, traffic, construction, airport, and railway industries, but they occasionally work in other industries as well. Transportation engineers are responsible for all aspects of transportation project scheduling, planning…Read more
Transportation Engineer Tasks
- Analyze, plan, design, draw, check calculations and oversee highway, rail, and related transportation civil construction projects.
Popular Employer Salaries for Transportation Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Transportation Engineer are from the companies Aecom Corporation, Graef Anhalt Schloemer and HDR, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at HDR, Inc. where the average pay is $69,551. Graef Anhalt Schloemer pays the lowest at around $57,423.
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Popular Skills for Transportation Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design, Bentley MicroStation, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Autodesk AutoCAD are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Engineer
An entry-level Transportation Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,290 based on 24 salaries. An early career Transportation Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,623 based on 111 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,060 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Transportation Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,603 based on 17 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Transportation Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 25.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (13.8% more) and Portland, Oregon (13.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Springfield, Massachusetts (8.6% less).
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