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Civil Engineering Technicians

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $33.62
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Civil Engineering Technicians *

Area Low Median High
U S
$20.98 $29.05 $36.50
Minnesota
$30.22 $33.62 $38.91
Central Minnesota
$30.44 $33.62 $39.41
Northeast Minnesota
$30.00 $33.62 $37.96
Northwest Minnesota
$29.91 $33.62 $37.89
Southeast Minnesota
$31.08 $33.62 $38.62
Southwest Minnesota
$29.41 $33.62 $38.38
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$30.63 $37.94 $41.13

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 2,140 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Civil Engineering Technicians most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 2,480 new Civil Engineering Technicians to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Civil Engineering Technicians
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 68,800 70,000 1,200 1.8%
Minnesota 2,633 2,681 48 1.8%
Central Minnesota 196 204 8 4.1%
Northeast Minnesota 239 250 11 4.6%
Northwest Minnesota 289 291 2 0.7%
Southeast Minnesota 184 194 10 5.4%
Southwest Minnesota 166 169 3 1.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,641 1,663 22 1.3%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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