Civil Engineering Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

The city of Fairfax 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 Fairfax, and the future trends. Academia in civil engineering includes civil engineering training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Civil Engineering Employment

Fairfax 9,250
Virginia 13,680

Of the 13,680 civil engineering professionals employed in Virginia, 9,250 work in Fairfax. The number of civil engineering professionals in Fairfax has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for civil engineering professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Civil Engineering employment growth

13,420 13,980 14,870 14,740 13,680
8,360 9,140 9,450 9,400 9,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$57,430 $58,900 $61,190 $64,043 $65,807
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

Salaries for civil engineering professionals in Fairfax have increased. In 2010 Fairfax civil engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,807. Civil engineering professionals in Fairfax made a yearly average salary of $57,430, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfax.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Fairfax

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Civil engineering professionals make a median salary of $64,177 per year in Fairfax. The 10% of civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,260 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

On average civil engineering professional salaries in Fairfax are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in Fairfax


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

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In Fairfax


Fairfax's civil engineering schools offer 4 civil engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In Fairfax


Approximately 66 students graduated from civil engineering courses in 2010.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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