Environmental Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Environmental Engineer is $62,209 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$46,211 - $93,687

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$17.39 - $42.08

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$46,211 - $93,687  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,076  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $6,577  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$45,839 - $97,009  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,469
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$17.39 - $42.08  
   
Overtime
$22.01 - $41.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,076  
   
Profit Sharing
$512 - $6,577  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$45,839 - $97,009  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 204
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Job Description for Environmental Engineer

Environmental engineers are technological advisers who help with the growing challenges of land use, pollution, resource regulation and environmental laws. They use technology to help meet these challenges and develop sound solutions. In this way they are vital to helping form public policy to regulate the land, air and water resources for generations to come. Businesses now use environmental engineers to understand how to keep their impact on the environment to a minimum.

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Environmental Engineer Tasks

  • Utilizing engineering skills, evaluates and monitors progress of environmental improvement plans.
  • Prepares and updates reports on environmental investigations, and recommendations.
  • Collaborates with scientists, planners, waste technicians, and others to address environmental problems.
  • Provides technical information to litigation projects and governmental agencies.

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Experience Affects Environmental Engineer Salaries




National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Environmental Engineer Salaries




Design
up arrow 4%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 1%

Project
0%

National Average
$63,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%



up arrow 11%

Matlab
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 438 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 6%
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