A blue hard hat with three red hard hats to the right of it. Hard hats are a staple of jobs in construction.

Employment Insights

According to Indeed.com, civil engineers and contractors make great income in Arkansas. Explore the menu below for more employment insights, job titles, and other tools to help you advance your career.

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Employment Insights

A 2021 survey  found that construction management graduates make over $30,000 annually. Of those surveyed, 38% claimed to make over $90,000 annually.

A graph of 2021 survey of Construction Management graduates showing 12% making $30,001+$50,000, 37% making $50,001 - $70,000, 13% making $70,001-$90,000 and 38% making more than $90,000

View Rates and Types of Employment.

Job Titles to Explore

  • Building Engineer
  • Building Surveyor
  • CAD Technician
  • Civil Engineer
  • Construction Manager
  • Construction Superintendent
  • Design Engineer
  • Estimator
  • Geotechnical Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Sales Leader

Job Search Tools

The Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics has a Job Board that is updated with career opportunities specific to the disciplines of the college.

The UA Little Rock Center for Student and Career Services also has tools to provide guidance about getting the ideal career for you.

Browse Career One Stop from the U.S. Department of Labor for a variety of tools to help you in your job search. This includes metrics for career outlooks in a geographical area.

Start Your Own Business

To get assistance starting your own business, visit the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Center.