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Highways Engineer Salary

How much does a Highways Engineer make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Highways Engineer

$93,552 (USD)/yr

$45 (USD)/hr

$4,921 (USD)/yr

$92,327 (USD)/yr

$44 (USD)/hr

$4,921 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Plans, designs, and oversees highway engineering projects through planning, research, and/or construction. Improves the way that people travel on highways, ensuring that it is safe, sustainable, and as environmentally friendly as possible through various means, which may include devising effective traffic management systems, coordinating local transport access, and bridging infrastructure, parking, road safety, cycle networks, and traffic flow systems analysis.
The average highways engineer salary in United States is $93,552 or an equivalent hourly rate of $45. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,921. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$65,859 (USD)

$116,016 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$108,453 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Highways Engineer will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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