Civil Engineer IV Salary in San Diego, California

How much does a Civil Engineer IV make in San Diego, CA? The average Civil Engineer IV salary in San Diego, CA is $116,722 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $104,097 and $131,037. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description

Designs and supervises construction projects such as airports, bridges, channels, dams, railroads, and roads. Responsibilities also include estimating costs and personnel and material needs, preparing proposals and establishing completion dates. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. May report to an executive or a manager. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Civil Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Civil Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Civil Engineer V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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