Virginia Civil Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Civil Engineers in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Civil Engineers in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lynchburg, Virginia Beach and Winchester
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisonburg, Roanoke and Charlottesville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Lynchburg

Salaries for Civil Engineers in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Winchester, Virginia Beach and Richmond

Schools for Civil Engineers in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Civil Engineering Schools in Virginia

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  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Virginia Civil Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Old Dominion University Norfolk Doctorate 22,287
University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville Doctorate & First Professional 24,257
Virginia Military Institute Lexington Bachelor 1,378
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg Doctorate 29,898

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Civil Engineers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Civil Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Civil Engineers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Blacksburg 110 $76790 0.8
Christiansburg 110 $76790 0.8
Radford 110 $76790 0.8
Harrisonburg 70 $70190 0.55
Charlottesville 100 $71460 0.46
Richmond 1500 $78790 1.22
Roanoke 190 $66620 0.64
Lynchburg 160 $72180 0.8
Staunton 100 $59360 1.05
Waynesboro 100 $59360 1.05
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