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Civil Engineering Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

The city of Boston has 2 schools where civil engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the civil engineering academic community in Boston, and the future trends. Academia in civil engineering includes civil engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Civil Engineering Employment

Boston 7,170
Massachusetts 10,200

Of the 10,200 civil engineering professionals employed in Massachusetts, 7,170 work in Boston. The number of civil engineering professionals in Boston has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston 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: Boston

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$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 Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

As the number of civil engineering professionals in Boston has shrunk, salaries for civil engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,917 per year was earned by civil engineering professionals in Boston. The average salary for civil engineering professionals in Boston was $58,777 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of civil engineering professionals in Boston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Boston

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Civil engineering professionals in Boston make a median yearly salary of $60,253. 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 Boston

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

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

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in Boston


Many of Boston's civil engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited civil engineering schools in the city.

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In Boston


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in civil engineering offered by Boston's civil engineering schools.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In Boston


In 2010 approximately 165 students completed civil engineering courses.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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