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After graduation, construction engineering technology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $95,369, while the bottom 20% make closer to $42,947. The median grad salary is $63,998.

Construction Engineering Technology graduate salaries over time

The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in construction engineering technology is $31,911, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $54,377.

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

Wage ($USD)

Wage Range Median Wage

Years of work experience

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