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Civil Engineering Technicians in Tennessee

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

$36,850 Median Salary
  • Civil Engineering Technicians in Tennessee earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Civil Engineering Technicians Work in Tennessee?

1,870 people worked as Civil Engineering Technicians in 2018 in this state.

There were 1,700 Civil Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 170 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Civil Engineering Technicians in TN Employment Trend

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

Civil Engineering Technicians in TN vs. the Average State

What do Civil Engineering Technicians Make in Tennessee?

In 2018 wages for Civil Engineering Technicians ranged from $32,060 to $50,470 with $36,850 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.41 to $24.26. The median hourly rate was $17.72.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $14.82 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $2.90.

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

Civil Engineering Technicians Earnings: TN vs. National Average

Top Tennessee 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
Knoxville, TN 310 $39,040
Nashville-Davidson–Murfreesboro–Franklin, TN 300 $37,160
Chattanooga, TN-GA 130 $39,010
Clarksville, TN-KY 80 $47,700
Jackson, TN 70 $36,070
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 70 $36,940

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 TN Employment Total
Industrial Engineering Technicians 3,140
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 3,060
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters 1,450
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 1,050
Environmental Engineering Technicians 690
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 470
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 150

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