Civil Engineer Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for civil engineers in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of civil engineers among Ohio metropolitan areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Civil Engineers in Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,670
25th Percentile Wage
$61,530
50th Percentile Wage
$78,510
75th Percentile Wage
$98,750
90th Percentile Wage
$120,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of civil engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,510
3.30% 9.23%
2016
$75,920
-0.36% -
2015
$76,190
2.95% -
2014
$73,940
1.38% -
2013
$72,920
2.28% -
2012
$71,260
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of civil engineers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of civil engineers in state of Ohio ranges from $71,760 to $83,890. The highest paying area for civil engineers in Ohio is Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $83,890. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Dayton (mean annual salary $81,120). The lowest paying area is Akron with a median annual salary of $71,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$83,890
Dayton
$81,120
Cincinnati-Middletown
$81,010
Columbus
$79,600
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$78,520
Lima
$78,420
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$77,940
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$76,560
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$76,540
Toledo
$76,470
Mansfield
$75,110
Canton-Massillon
$72,920
Akron
$71,760




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