The average salary for an Environmental Engineer with Environmental Compliance skills is $68,676.
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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. Environmental engine…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Environmental Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Environmental Engineer are from the companies Arcadis, Inc., Aecom Corporation and Brown and Caldwell. Reported salaries are highest at TRC Companies, Inc. where the average pay is $67,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Fujifilm Usa, Inc. and ERM Group, Inc., earning around $65,742 and $65,000, respectively. Brown and Caldwell pays the lowest at around $56,454. Arcadis, Inc. and Aecom Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $58,672 and $61,007, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Environmental Engineer
Skills in Regulatory Compliance and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design and Environmental Consulting.
Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Engineer
An entry-level Environmental Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,762 based on 94 salaries. An early career Environmental Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,415 based on 455 salaries. A mid-career Environmental Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,449 based on 257 salaries. An experienced Environmental Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,155 based on 162 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,939.
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Employees with Environmental Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 41.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (32.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (13.7% less), San Diego, California (9.0% less) and New York, New York (7.2% less).
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