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Civil Engineering Technicians in Georgia

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Civil Engineering Technicians in Georgia

Is Georgia a good place for you to work as a Civil Engineering Technician?

17.2% Jobs Projection
$46,380 Median Salary
190 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Civil Engineering Technicians in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Civil Engineering Technicians in Georgia is growing faster than average.

  • Civil Engineering Technicians in Georgia earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Civil Engineering Technicians Work in Georgia?

There were approximately 1,430 workers employed as Civil Engineering Technicians in this state in 2018.

There were 1,550 Civil Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Civil Engineering Technicians in GA Employment Trend

The typical state has 970 Civil Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Georgia has more Civil Engineering Technicians than average.

Civil Engineering Technicians in GA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Georgia

Jobs for Civil Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 17.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.9%.

Job Projections for Civil Engineering Technicians: Nation vs. GA

Georgia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 190 annual job openings, and a total of 2,040 jobs for Georgia Civil Engineering Technicians in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,200 annual jobs and 81,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Civil Engineering Technicians Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Civil Engineering Technicians ranged from $29,320 to $75,190 with $46,380 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.1 to $36.15. The median hourly rate was $22.3.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $22.61 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.31.

The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Civil Engineering Technicians Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top Georgia Metros for Civil Engineering Technicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Civil Engineering Technicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 950 $48,020
Chattanooga, TN-GA 130 $39,010
Warner Robins, GA 110 $62,070
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 80 $53,400
Savannah, GA 60 $49,670

Top States for Civil Engineering Technicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Civil Engineering Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 10,230 $47,230
California 7,830 $67,110
Florida 3,510 $49,640
North Carolina 3,190 $47,870
Pennsylvania 2,410 $54,400
Kentucky 2,140 $46,040
Virginia 2,100 $52,020
Minnesota 2,040 $62,650
New York 2,010 $60,260
Wisconsin 1,970 $53,590
Ohio 1,910 $57,720
Tennessee 1,870 $36,850
Illinois 1,710 $65,180
Michigan 1,690 $55,010
Washington 1,630 $66,500
Alabama 1,430 $37,920
Georgia 1,430 $46,380
Colorado 1,370 $56,010
Maryland 1,290 $50,020
Oklahoma 1,130 $48,190

Below are the states where Civil Engineering Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $73,010
Connecticut $68,290
California $67,110
Washington $66,500
Illinois $65,180
Minnesota $62,650
Oregon $62,620
New York $60,260
New Hampshire $59,100
Ohio $57,720

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation GA Employment Total
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 3,350
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters 1,570
Industrial Engineering Technicians 1,110
Environmental Engineering Technicians 550
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 460
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 330
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 180

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