The average salary for a Transportation Engineer at Aecom Corporation is $64,607.
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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 HDR, Inc., Aecom Technology Group, Inc. and HNTB Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Caltrans where the average pay is $81,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Connecticut Department of Transportation and Stantec, earning around $76,418 and $71,423, respectively. Aecom Technology Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $61,200. Arcadis, Inc. and HNTB Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $65,000 and $66,256, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Transportation Engineer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Bentley MicroStation, Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Engineering Design.
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 $61,899 based on 9 salaries. An early career Transportation Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,862 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 8 salaries.
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