$68,782
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,250

Profit Sharing

$4,250
$51,289 - $106,436
$51K
$69K
$110K
MEDIAN: $68,782
10%
50%
90%

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Salary $51,289 - $106,436
Bonus $0.00 - $4,894
Profit Sharing $4,250
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$53,082 - $110,495
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

How much does an Environmental Engineer make in Washington, DC?

An Environmental Engineer in Washington earns an average of $68,782 annually. This is 7% above the national average for an Environmental Engineer which is $63,630 per year.
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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

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

About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Environmental Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Environmental Engineer

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Environmental Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲15%

National Average
$69,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Environmental Engineer Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
▲23%

Environmental Compliance
▲11%

Project Management
▲11%

Microsoft Office
▲6%

National Average
$69,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼2%

Environmental Consulting
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 8%