Careers | Civil Engineering, Construction and Architecture

Plans and designs buildings and other structures. Drafts drawings and blueprints, uses computer software, and oversees

High - $128,814
Low - $55,384
Employment Trend
+8.7% Annually

Uses computer software to convert engineering or architectural designs into technical drawings and

High - $68,533
Low - $30,891
Employment Trend
+11.2% Annually

Prepares detailed drawings for building plans and architectural designs. Creates drawings according to specifications

High - $76,676
Low - $43,807
Employment Trend
+13.3% Annually

Designs and supervises large construction projects such as public buildings, roads, and waterways. Designs projects

High - $92,679
Low - $54,573
Employment Trend
+13.5% Annually

Oversees engineering and technical design of civil engineering projects, such as infrastructure and buildings. Manages

High - $106,436
Low - $72,951
Employment Trend
+10.1% Annually

Manages commercial construction projects from project planning through completion. Manages project budget and schedule;

High - $86,318
Low - $49,149
Employment Trend
+14.1% Annually

Supervises commercial construction projects from beginning to end, ensuring that projects are completed within time and

High - $94,863
Low - $63,859
Employment Trend
+14.1% Annually

Runs day-to-day operations on a commercial construction site and controls the short-term schedule on the site. Also

High - $88,309
Low - $61,778
Employment Trend
+14.1% Annually

Inspects new construction or renovated buildings to check for compliance with government safety codes and zoning

High - $57,763
Low - $25,978
Employment Trend
+13% Annually

High-level manager who directs construction projects from project planning through completion. Manages project budget

High - $130,868
Low - $68,904
Employment Trend
+14.1% Annually