Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Air Quality Engineer is $72,191
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Air Quality Engineers?
An entry-level Air Quality Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,562 based on 8 salaries. An early career Air Quality Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,836 based on 19 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Air Quality Engineers Do?
Air quality engineers work primarily for government agencies, private organizations, and consulting agencies to conduct auditing or testing to determine air quality or emission standards and what sorts of pollutants, toxins, or other contaminants are present. If local or federal laws or regulations are being violated, these engineers may devise plans to bring the air quality and emissions to compliance and remove contaminants or pollutants.
Air quality engineers may also install better air …Read more
- Perform air emission calculations, and regulation and compliance analysis.
- Prepare air permit applications and emission inventory reports.