Civil Engineering Schools
In Cambridge, Massachusetts

The city of Cambridge has only one school where civil engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the civil engineering academic community in Cambridge, and the future trends. Academia in civil engineering includes civil engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering
  • Masters degree in Civil Engineering
  • PhD degree in Civil Engineering


Professional Trends

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Civil Engineering Employment

Cambridge 7,170
Massachusetts 10,200

Exactly 7,170 of the 10,200 civil engineering professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Cambridge. Between 2006 and 2010, in Cambridge, there has been a 2% decline in the number of civil engineering professionals. Overall employment in Cambridge has increased.

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Civil Engineering employment growth

10,470 10,280 11,080 11,040 10,200
7,310 7,130 7,810 8,210 7,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Cambridge

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Cambridge

$58,777 $61,403 $64,957 $65,857 $63,917
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in Cambridge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cambridge

As the number of civil engineering professionals in Cambridge has shrunk, salaries for civil engineering professionals have increased. Cambridge civil engineering professionals made $63,917 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for civil engineering professionals in Cambridge was $58,777 per year. The growth in the salary of civil engineering professionals in Cambridge is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Cambridge

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Civil engineering professionals make a median salary of $60,253 per year in Cambridge. The 10% of civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,763 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,393 per year.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Cambridge

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

Civil engineering professional salaries in Cambridge are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in Cambridge


Many of Cambridge's civil engineering professionals are graduates of the only accredited civil engineering school in the city.

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In Cambridge


Cambridge's civil engineering schools offer 5 civil engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In Cambridge


In 2010 approximately 92 students completed civil engineering courses.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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