Civil Engineering Schools
In Columbia, South Carolina

In Columbia, there is only one civil engineering school where civil engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in civil engineering in the city of Columbia, which encompasses civil engineering training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Civil Engineering Employment

Columbia 1,320
South Carolina 6,280

Exactly 1,320 of South Carolina's 6,280 civil engineering professionals work in Columbia. There has been a 8% decline in the number of civil engineering professionals in Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. South Carolina Civil Engineering employment growth

5,560 5,710 5,710 6,430 6,280
1,440 1,400 1,260 1,170 1,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$45,067 $46,647 $50,320 $51,653 $51,377
$35,040 $36,880 $38,180 $39,020 $40,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

As the number of civil engineering professionals in Columbia has shrunk, salaries for civil engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Columbia civil engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,377. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for civil engineering professionals in Columbia was $45,067 per year. The growth in the salary of civil engineering professionals in Columbia is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$35,787
25th percentile
$41,763
50th percentile
$49,640
75th percentile
$59,927
90th percentile
$70,883

Civil engineering professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $49,640 per year. The 10% of civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,787 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 98% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Columbia

Drafting
$46,990
Civil Engineering
$51,377
Construction Management
$53,458
Architecture
$62,840
Engineering
$65,904

Columbia civil engineering professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in Columbia

1

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

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Columbia's civil engineering schools offer 3 civil engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
46
master
9
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total57

Approximately 57 students completed civil engineering courses in 2010.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Columbia, South Carolina

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