Average Geotechnical Engineer Salary at Aecom Corporation

$71,743
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The average salary for a Geotechnical Engineer at Aecom Corporation is $71,743.
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$59k
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$72k
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$92k
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MEDIAN $71,743
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$59k - $92k
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$59k - $92k

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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 WSP Global Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at CH2M Hill where the average pay is $80,931. 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

Explore the most common career paths for Geotechnical Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Geotechnical Engineer
Sr. Geotechnical Engineer
Project Engineer
Project Manager, Construction
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Geotechnical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Geotechnical Engineer

An early career Geotechnical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,793 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Geotechnical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 6 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
62.5%
Mid Career
37.5%