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Highest Paying Cities for Civil Engineering Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for civil engineering technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of civil engineering technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $84,910, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut is the highest paying city for civil engineering technicians. It is followed by Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California (average annual salary $82,450). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of civil engineering technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Civil Engineering Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$84,910
30
2 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$82,450
1,820
3 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$76,200
40
4 Anchorage, Alaska
$72,710
300
5 Reading, Pennsylvania
$69,530
50
6 Stockton, California
$69,330
60
7 Kingston, New York
$68,950
n/a
8 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$68,760
610
9 Ames, Iowa
$68,430
120
10 Tacoma, Washington
$68,250
150
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$67,900
2,440
12 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$67,810
70
13 Fresno, California
$67,430
160
14 Redding, California
$67,430
90
15 Yuba City, California
$67,430
30
16 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$67,210
660
17 Salinas, California
$66,240
40
18 El Centro, California
$65,870
30
19 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$65,610
340
20 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$64,650
840
21 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$63,910
230
22 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$63,820
690
23 Salem, Oregon
$63,230
150
24 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$63,110
90
25 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$62,860
870
26 Grand Junction, Colorado
$62,680
30
27 Savannah, Georgia
$62,450
40
28 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$62,060
60
29 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$62,060
480
30 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$61,870
50
31 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$61,710
150
32 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$61,490
590
33 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$61,430
1,130
34 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$61,100
70
35 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$60,940
1,420
36 Rochester, Minnesota
$60,940
80
37 Duluth, Wisconsin
$60,930
190
38 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$60,930
90
39 St Cloud, Minnesota
$60,930
40
40 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$60,930
230
41 Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$60,930
90
42 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$60,410
50
43 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$60,370
30
44 Syracuse, New York
$60,180
100
45 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$60,130
400
46 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$59,920
270
47 Visalia-Porterville, California
$59,840
30
48 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$59,760
260
49 Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$59,740
50
50 Bellingham, Washington
$59,620
40
51 Spokane, Washington
$59,620
110
52 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$59,620
40
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$59,590
1,250
54 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$59,560
940
55 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$59,440
80
56 Medford, Oregon
$59,410
40
57 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$59,350
890
58 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$59,290
70
59 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$59,150
1,730
60 Springfield, Illinois
$59,140
60
61 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$59,020
370
62 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$58,950
170
63 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$58,740
400
64 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$58,480
30
65 Jackson, Michigan
$58,350
50
66 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$58,130
1,000
67 Chico, California
$58,110
80
68 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$58,090
70
69 Akron, Ohio
$58,020
190
70 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$58,010
430
71 East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$57,960
50
72 Olympia, Washington
$57,870
190
73 Modesto, California
$57,870
50
74 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$57,790
80
75 Pueblo, Colorado
$57,710
30
76 Camden, New Jersey
$57,650
110
77 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$57,380
40
78 Flint, Michigan
$57,270
50
79 Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida
$57,050
80
80 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$56,850
70
81 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$56,830
100
82 Gary, Indiana
$56,810
50
83 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$56,490
30
84 Springfield, Massachusetts
$56,160
30
85 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$56,160
40
86 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$56,070
180
87 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$56,010
280
88 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$55,890
40
89 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$55,840
50
90 Macon, Georgia
$55,710
40
91 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$55,700
110
92 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$55,660
860
93 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$55,620
230
94 Lincoln, Nebraska
$55,310
130
95 Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$55,050
30
96 Warner Robins, Georgia
$54,840
n/a
97 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$54,620
170
98 Bangor, Maine
$54,430
90
99 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$54,420
350
100 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$54,390
420
See also: Highest paying industries for civil engineering technicians.