Civil engineers are most often employed by the Architectural, engineering & related services industry. The average yearly wage for Civil engineers was $89,777 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Civil engineers by wage are General & operations managers, Biomedical & agricultural engineers, and Industrial production managers.
Civil engineers are part of the Architecture & engineering occupations, along with Architects, except naval, Surveyors, cartographers, & photogrammetrists, Aerospace engineers, Chemical engineers, Civil engineers, Computer hardware engineers, Electrical & electronics engineers, Environmental engineers, Biomedical & agricultural engineers, Industrial engineers, including health & safety, Marine engineers & naval architects, Materials engineers, Mechanical engineers, Petroleum, mining & geological engineers, including mining safety engineers, Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers, Drafters, Engineering technicians, except drafters, and Surveying & mapping technicians
The top 3 locations that employ the most Civil engineers are Huntsville City (Far West & Southwest) PUMA, AL, Broomfield, Jefferson (Northeast), Adams (Northwest) & Boulder (Southeast) Counties PUMA, CO, and Ashburn (Southwest/Belmont Ridge) & Dulles Airport PUMA, VA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Civil engineers are Huntsville City (Far West & Southwest) PUMA, AL, Seminole County (South Central) PUMA, FL, and Pender & New Hanover (North) Counties PUMA, NC.