Civil Engineering Schools
In West Columbia, South Carolina

The city of West Columbia has only one school where civil engineering faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of civil engineering and civil engineering education in West Columbia, which includes civil engineering training at the following levels:

  • Civil Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Civil Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Columbia Vs. South Carolina Civil Engineering Employment

West Columbia 1,320
South Carolina 6,280

Exactly 1,320 of South Carolina's 6,280 civil engineering professionals work in West Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, in West Columbia, there has been a 8% decline in the number of civil engineering professionals. As the number of civil engineering professionals in West Columbia has decreased, overall employment in West Columbia has increased.

West 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: West Columbia

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in West 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 West Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Columbia

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

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in West Columbia

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

Civil engineering professionals make a median salary of $49,640 per year in West Columbia. 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 West Columbia

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

West 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 West Columbia

1

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

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In West Columbia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in civil engineering offered by West Columbia's civil engineering schools.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In West Columbia

associate
12
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
14
Total26

Approximately 26 students graduated from civil engineering courses in 2010.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in West Columbia, South Carolina

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