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National Civil Engineering Salary Statistics

The U.S. Department of Labor reports that median annual earnings for civil engineers were $68,600 in 2008; the highest 10 percent earned more than $104,000.

The National Association of Colleges and Employers reports that bachelor's degree candidates in civil engineering received starting offers averaging $50,785 a year.

Some of the Companies that Employ Oregon Tech Civil Engineers:

Graduate Success Rate

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The Fast Stats listed in the Graduate Success publication is based upon the Career Survey administered by Oregon Tech's Career Services Office for the graduating class of 2013-14. The success rate is calculated as the percentage of survey respondents who are employed or continuing education within six months after graduation. Those who are inactive are not seeking employment for a variety of reasons. Average graduate salaries encompass all alumni within a given discipline. These results are from a survey conducted between December 2014 and January 2015.

The statistics and figures listed within each individual program of this publication are compiled from respondent data over graduation years 2011-12, 2012-13, and 2013-14.