Civil Engineering Schools
In Tacoma, Washington

In Tacoma, there is only one civil engineering school where civil engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Tacoma's civil engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes civil engineering training at the civil engineering associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tacoma Vs. Washington Civil Engineering Employment

Tacoma 990
Washington 16,280

Exactly 990 of the 16,280 civil engineering professionals employed in Washington State, work in Tacoma. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tacoma, there has been a 26% decline in the number of civil engineering professionals. As the employment for civil engineering professionals in Tacoma has decreased, overall employment in Tacoma has increased.

Tacoma Vs. Washington Civil Engineering employment growth

17,110 17,890 18,280 18,080 16,280
1,330 1,500 1,300 1,320 990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Tacoma

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Tacoma

$53,170 $56,830 $59,503 $61,733 $61,417
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in Tacoma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tacoma

Salaries for civil engineering professionals in Tacoma have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,417 per year was earned by civil engineering professionals in Tacoma. The average salary for civil engineering professionals in Tacoma was $53,170 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tacoma.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Tacoma

10th percentile
$43,193
25th percentile
$51,307
50th percentile
$61,163
75th percentile
$71,020
90th percentile
$81,977

Civil engineering professionals in Tacoma earn a median salary of $61,163 per year. The 10% of civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,193 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $81,977 per year.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Tacoma

Drafting
$49,113
Civil Engineering
$61,417
Architecture
$61,910
Construction Management
$74,984
Engineering
$75,030

On average civil engineering professionals in Tacoma earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Tacoma.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in Tacoma

1

There is only one accredited civil engineering school in the city. Many of Tacoma's civil engineering professionals are graduates of this school.

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In Tacoma

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Tacoma's civil engineering school offers one civil engineering degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In Tacoma

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed civil engineering courses.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Tacoma, Washington

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