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Civil Engineering Schools
In San Diego, California

In San Diego, there is only one civil engineering 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 San Diego, and the future trends. Academia in civil engineering includes civil engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Civil Engineering Employment

San Diego 5,850
California 57,050

Exactly 5,850 of California's 57,050 civil engineering professionals work in San Diego. There has been a 15% growth in the number of civil engineering professionals in San Diego between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of civil engineering professionals in San Diego has increased, overall employment in San Diego has also increased.

San Diego Vs. California Civil Engineering employment growth

56,890 61,620 64,790 62,370 57,050
5,090 5,580 6,120 6,090 5,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$58,917 $58,597 $60,470 $65,893 $67,270
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

In San Diego, salaries for civil engineering professionals have increased. San Diego civil engineering professionals made $67,270 per year, on average, in 2010. Civil engineering professionals in San Diego made a yearly average salary of $58,917, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Diego.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in San Diego

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

Civil engineering professionals make a median salary of $65,277 per year in San Diego. The 10% of civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,513 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 115% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in San Diego

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

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

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in San Diego


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

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In San Diego


San Diego's civil engineering schools offer 2 civil engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In San Diego


Approximately 105 students graduated from civil engineering courses in 2010.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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