Average Mid-Career Geotechnical Engineer Salary in United Kingdom

£32,500
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£1,150
Bonus
£1,200
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Mid-Career Geotechnical Engineer in United Kingdom is £32,500.
10%
£26k
10%
£32k
50%
£42k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £32,500
Is Geotechnical Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
£26k - £42k
Bonus
£491 - £7k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £1k
Total Pay
£27k - £42k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer Tasks
  • Coordination of drilling and sampling of soil borings and supervision of laboratory testing.
  • Perform engineering analyses including foundation capacities, slope stability and settlements, etc.
  • Evaluate test data and develop design parameters.

Popular Employer Salaries for Geotechnical Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Geotechnical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Geotechnical Engineer
Sr. Geotechnical Engineer
Senior Engineering Geologist
Lab Technologist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Geotechnical Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Geotechnical Engineer

Skills in Microsoft Excel and Autodesk AutoCAD are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Project Management and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Geotechnical Engineer

An entry-level Geotechnical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £21,502 based on 17 salaries. An early career Geotechnical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £27,147 based on 142 salaries. An experienced Geotechnical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £41,364 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £56,000.
Employees with Geotechnical Engineer in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 3.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (2.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 198 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.6%
Early Career
71.7%
Experienced
15.2%
Late Career
4.5%

Related Job Salaries