Work for USACE

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is an innovative, transformative organization providing engineering solutions to customers worldwide. Our 32,000 employees—primarily civilian—are delivering positive impacts for today and tomorrow.

Working at USACE as a civilian employee means making a direct contribution to war fighters and their families, supporting overseas contingency operations, developing technology and systems that save the lives of soldiers and civilians, providing disaster relief, and protecting and enhancing the environment and the national economy.

It’s an exciting time to work for USACE. We offer challenging professional, technical and administrative assignments in the U.S. and abroad—each building on a strong tradition of public service extending back more than 200 years.

USACE also offers education reimbursement, certificate programs, professional and leadership development as well as mentoring programs. We support and nurture the growth of our employees and provide the tools to ensure superior performance in all our missions. At USACE, your opportunities are limitless.


Download a copy of our BUILDING STRONG People brochure and find out more about our civilian occupations.

Sample Civilian Occupations

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Salary Ranges:

  • GS-5: $36,118 - $46,953
  • GS-7: $44,740 - $58,158
  • GS-9: $54,727 - $71,146
  • GS-11: $66,214 - $86,074
  • GS-12: $79,363 - $103,176
  • GS-13: $94,373 - $122,683


*Note: Above salary ranges are based on the 2022 General Schedule salary table for the "Rest of U.S." Actual amounts will vary by locality pay area which can be found at: