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Civil Engineer Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for civil engineers in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of civil engineers amongst Indiana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Civil Engineers in Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,940
25th Percentile Wage
$59,300
50th Percentile Wage
$74,240
75th Percentile Wage
$94,720
90th Percentile Wage
$117,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.49
25th Percentile Wage
$28.51
50th Percentile Wage
$35.69
75th Percentile Wage
$45.54
90th Percentile Wage
$56.68

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for civil engineers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.68. The median hourly salary is $35.69. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.49.

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
201674,2405.43%7.58%
201570,210-1.79%-
201471,4702.92%-
201369,3801.11%-
201268,610--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Civil Engineers in Indiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of civil engineers in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of civil engineers in state of Indiana ranges from $62,510 to $95,410. The highest paying area for civil engineers in Indiana is Bloomington with a median annual salary of $95,410. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Gary (mean annual salary $83,140). The lowest paying area is Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $62,510.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bloomington
$95,410
Gary
$83,140
Indianapolis-Carmel
$75,720
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$75,140
Lafayette
$74,800
Elkhart-Goshen
$74,140
Fort Wayne
$70,280
Michigan City-La Porte
$65,550
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$63,020
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$62,510


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