Transportation Engineer salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 963 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Transportation Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Transportation Engineer is $72,500 per year. This is based on data from 963 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Transportation Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Transportation Engineer salary can vary between $27,000 to $130,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Transportation Engineer salary by location

Transportation Engineer salary by company

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State Of California, San Diego County, CA
10 income tax records
$52K – $114K
State Of Connecticut, Hartford County, CT
13 income tax records
$62K – $88K
Dept Of Transportation St Of Wa, Thurston County, WA
11 income tax records
$64K – $96K

Transportation Engineer demographics in United States

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54% are single
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46% are married
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32% have kids
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53% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Transportation Engineers in United States

963 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a transportation engineer in the United States is $72,500 per year. Transportation engineer salaries in the United States can vary between $27,000 to $130,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 963 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as transportation engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for transportation engineers in the United States: State of California ($87,500 a year), State of Connecticut ($76,500 a year), and Dept of Transportation St of Wa ($75,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for transportation engineers in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($90,000 a year), Los Angeles Metro Area, CA ($82,000 a year), and San Diego Metro Area, CA ($81,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.