Transportation Engineer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Transportation Engineer I make in the United States? The average Transportation Engineer I salary in the United States is $56,522 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $51,690 and $61,436. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Responsible for the design and planning of transportation facilities and projects. May propose changes to existing roadways to improve the flow of traffic. Ensures compliance with government standards and regulations. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Transportation Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Transportation Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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