The salary statistics of civil engineers in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare civil engineer salaries in different industries within the information sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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 the industry sector of information. 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 engineers is $134,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $82,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid civil engineers is $54,740.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of civil engineers in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of civil engineers in two industries in the information sector are shown below. For detailed civil engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Wired Telecommunications Carriers|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .