Civil engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Civil engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $107,080
Alabama $73,415
Arkansas $75,480
Arizona $79,410
California $106,050
Colorado $86,810
Connecticut $89,960
District of Columbia $95,630
Delaware $87,410
Florida $83,180
Georgia $74,780
Guam $59,180
Hawaii $86,680
Iowa $82,350
Idaho $78,280
Illinois $87,257
Indiana $74,714
Kansas $82,340
Kentucky $84,490
Louisiana $94,200
Massachusetts $88,780
Maryland $78,620
Maine $79,560
Michigan $77,160
Minnesota $88,750
Missouri $78,250
Mississippi $80,350
Montana $74,260
North Carolina $80,480
North Dakota $78,820
Nebraska $80,750
New Hampshire $83,970
New Jersey $97,060
New Mexico $85,900
Nevada $87,850
New York $92,810
Ohio $78,380
Oklahoma $84,100
Oregon $85,860
Pennsylvania $76,594
Puerto Rico $48,610
Rhode Island $83,420
South Carolina $77,200
South Dakota $73,660
Tennessee $85,110
Texas $92,300
Utah $77,010
Virginia $88,070
Virgin Islands $60,980
Vermont $72,050
Washington $88,450
Wisconsin $74,850
West Virginia $79,890
Wyoming $75,950

How do civil engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Civil engineers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than product safety engineers but more than geodesists.

Career Median Salary
Product safety engineer salary $91K
Environmental engineer salary $89K
Water engineer salary $89K
Industrial engineer salary $86K
Engineer salary $78K
Civil engineer salary $76K
Ship engineer salary $75K
Mechanical engineer salary $72K
Locomotive engineer salary $67K
Geodesist salary $63K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)