Average Geotechnical Engineer Salary at CH2M Hill

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The average salary for a Geotechnical Engineer at CH2M Hill is $80,931.
MEDIAN $80,931
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$72k - $90k
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$72k - $90k

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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.
The top respondents for the job title Geotechnical Engineer are from the companies Terracon Consultants, Inc., Terracon and Aecom Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Aecom Corporation where the average pay is $71,743. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include WSP Global Inc. and HDR, Inc., earning around $71,500 and $70,865, respectively. Terracon pays the lowest at around $60,795. Terracon Consultants, Inc. and Stantec Consulting Ltd. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $61,042 and $64,998, respectively.

Career Paths

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Geotechnical Engineer
Sr. Geotechnical Engineer
Project Engineer
Project Manager, Construction
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Years of Experience

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Mid Career