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Civil Engineers

Perform engineering duties in the planning and designing phase of construction projects.

Quick Facts


Well above the statewide median
$49.23 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  8.2%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Confer with technical personnel to prepare designs or operational plans.
  • Estimate technical or resource requirements for development or production projects.
  • Implement design or process improvements.
  • Investigate the environmental impact of projects.
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Job Title Examples:

Civil Engineering Manager
Project Engineer
Structural Engineer

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