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Civil Engineer Salary Information in Fairbanks, Alaska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of civil engineers in Fairbanks, Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of civil engineers in Fairbanks is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Civil Engineers in Fairbanks, Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineers in Fairbanks, Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $157,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $102,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $78,110.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of civil engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
5.46% 17.94%
1.93% -
2.74% -
9.00% -
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Table 3. Compare Civil Engineer Salary in Fairbanks with Other Alaska Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $102,190 in Fairbanks is in the middle of salary range for civil engineers in state of Alaska. In comparison, the annual salary of civil engineers in Fairbanks is 6.4 percent (6.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Anchorage and 3.7 percent (3.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Fairbanks, Alaska.