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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 information of civil engineers in Fairbanks is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$78,110
25th Percentile Wage
$87,580
50th Percentile Wage
$102,190
75th Percentile Wage
$123,050
90th Percentile Wage
$157,000

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.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37.54
25th Percentile Wage
$42.11
50th Percentile Wage
$49.13
75th Percentile Wage
$59.16
90th Percentile Wage
$75.48

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for civil engineers in Fairbanks, Alaska. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $75.48. The median hourly salary is $49.13. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37.54.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of civil engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016102,1905.46%17.94%
201596,6101.93%-
201494,7502.74%-
201392,1509.00%-
201283,860--

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 6.9 percent (6.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Anchorage and 5.6 percent (5.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Anchorage
$109,720
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$104,140
Fairbanks
$102,190
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$96,430

See also: Top paying jobs in Fairbanks, Alaska.