Civil Engineer salary in San Jose, CA

Average salary
$100,500/yr
Based on 40 income tax records
$76,500
$131,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$76,500
$131,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Civil Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Civil Engineer is $100,500 per year. This is based on data from 40 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Civil Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Civil Engineer salary can vary between $24,000 to $204,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Civil Engineer salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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San Ramon, CA
12 income tax records
$154,500/yr
$83K – $182K
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Concord, CA
11 income tax records
$117,000/yr
$99K – $137K
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Chico, CA
10 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$101K – $126K
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Elk Grove, CA
23 income tax records
$103,000/yr
$79K – $111K
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Roseville, CA
26 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$90K – $121K
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Rocklin, CA
12 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$71K – $117K
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San Jose, CA
40 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$76K – $131K
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Rancho Cordova, CA
13 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$79K – $128K
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Oakland, CA
36 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$80K – $112K
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San Francisco, CA
66 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$73K – $106K
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Folsom, CA
15 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$79K – $115K
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Santa Rosa, CA
11 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$78K – $114K
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Walnut Creek, CA
17 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$78K – $141K
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West Sacramento, CA
11 income tax records
$85,000/yr
$78K – $90K
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Sacramento, CA
87 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$67K – $104K
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Fremont, CA
14 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$72K – $117K
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Fresno, CA
23 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$68K – $99K

Civil Engineer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**

Civil Engineer demographics in San Jose, CA

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55% are single
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45% are married
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20% have kids
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47% own a home

Civil Engineer salaries by age in San Jose, CA

$0
$37,000
$74,000
$111,000
$148,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Civil Engineers in San Jose, CA

40 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a civil engineer in San Jose, CA is $100,500 per year. Civil engineer salaries in San Jose, CA can vary between $24,000 to $204,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 40 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as civil engineer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for civil engineers near San Jose, CA: San Ramon, CA ($154,500 a year), Concord, CA ($117,000 a year), and Chico, CA ($109,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.