Civil Engineer III Salary in San Jose, California

How much does a Civil Engineer III make in San Jose, CA? The average Civil Engineer III salary in San Jose, CA is $126,347 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $112,769 and $142,325. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Civil Engineer III designs and supervises construction projects such as airports, bridges, channels, dams, railroads, and roads. Responsibilities also include estimating costs and personnel and material needs, preparing proposals and establishing completion dates. Being a Civil Engineer III requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. May report to an executive or a manager. To be a Civil Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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