Average Experienced Geotechnical Engineer with Construction Site Inspection Skills Salary

$89,178
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,543
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Geotechnical Engineer with Construction Site Inspection skills is $89,178.
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$64k
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$89k
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$108k
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MEDIAN $89,178
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Salary
$64k - $108k
Bonus
$0 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$63k - $109k

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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.

Career Paths

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

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Popular Skills for Geotechnical Engineer

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD 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 $59,971 based on 18 salaries. An early career Geotechnical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,998 based on 122 salaries. A mid-career Geotechnical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,193 based on 75 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $81,805.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 220 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.2%
Early Career
55.5%
Mid Career
34.1%
Late Career
2.3%