Becoming a Civil Engineering Technician via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Norwich University, one of the highest ranking online schools, is a US school (accredited) offering civil engineering courses to train individuals to become top-notch civil engineers, civil engineering technicians, civil engineering designers, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 82,690 people employed as civil engineering technicians alone in America, and their average annual salary is $47,420. Colleges and universities like Norwich University that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Civil Engineering Technician Salary Information

Category: Civil engineering technicians

Total # Employed in the US 82,690
Average Hourly Wage: $22.8/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$13.77 $17.1 $22.1 $27.83 $33.37
Average Yearly Salary $47,420
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$28,640 $35,570 $45,970 $57,890 $69,410
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
3.7% 23.5% 33.1% 22.7% 14.1% 2.3% 0.5%
Civil engineering technicians — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Colorado $29.83/hr $62,040
Alaska $29.27/hr $60,890
Florida $29.15/hr $60,640
Delaware $27.58/hr $57,360
North Carolina $26.23/hr $54,550
Nebraska $25.74/hr $53,530
Missouri $25.64/hr $53,330
North Dakota $25.18/hr $52,380
Tennessee $25.13/hr $52,280
New York $25.01/hr $52,020
Mississippi $24.73/hr $51,440
Kansas $24.65/hr $51,270
Virginia $24.53/hr $51,020
Oklahoma $24/hr $49,920
Hawaii $23.78/hr $49,450
Puerto Rico $23.69/hr $49,270
Connecticut $23.53/hr $48,950
Arkansas $23.34/hr $48,560
Montana $23.12/hr $48,090
Kentucky $22.77/hr $47,350
Indiana $22.46/hr $46,720
South Carolina $22.4/hr $46,590
Michigan $22.27/hr $46,330
Iowa $21.93/hr $45,620
Louisiana $21.93/hr $45,620
South Dakota $21.78/hr $45,310
Wisconsin $21.44/hr $44,600
Oregon $21.36/hr $44,430
Guam $21.18/hr $44,050
Maryland $21.09/hr $43,870
California $21.03/hr $43,730
Massachusetts $20.97/hr $43,610
Maine $20.83/hr $43,330
Utah $20.47/hr $42,570
Ohio $20.38/hr $42,380
Idaho $20.14/hr $41,880
New Mexico $20.04/hr $41,680
Alabama $19.99/hr $41,580
District of Columbia $19.94/hr $41,480
Washington $19.82/hr $41,220
New Jersey $19.76/hr $41,100
Pennsylvania $19.57/hr $40,700
Wyoming $19.5/hr $40,560
New Hampshire $19.35/hr $40,250
West Virginia $17.31/hr $36,010
Nevada $16.65/hr $34,620


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