Civil Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of civil engineering technicians in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare civil engineering technician salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,380
25th Percentile Wage
$43,340
50th Percentile Wage
$58,310
75th Percentile Wage
$75,270
90th Percentile Wage
$90,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineering technicians in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) civil engineering technicians is $90,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid civil engineering technicians is $34,380.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of civil engineering technicians in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,310
21.49% 4.70%
2016
$45,780
-2.95% -
2015
$47,130
-29.54% -
2014
$61,050
1.05% -
2013
$60,410
8.01% -
2012
$55,570
- -

Compare Civil Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of civil engineering technicians in four industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for civil engineering technician occupations is the rail transportation industry with an annual salary $66,970. The lowest paying industry is the pipeline transportation of natural gas industry (annual salary $59,680). For detailed civil engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Rail Transportation
$66,970
Rail Transportation
$66,970
Pipeline Transportation
$59,680
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$59,680

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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