Average Geotechnical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Geotechnical Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD skills is $62,936.
MEDIAN $62,936
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$48k - $86k
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$48k - $88k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Geotechnical Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Geotechnical Engineer are from the companies Aecom Corporation, Terracon and Schnabel Engineering, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Aecom Corporation where the average pay is $70,654. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Schnabel Engineering, Inc., earning around $64,964. Terracon pays the lowest at around $58,877. S&ME, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $60,688.

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Popular Skills for Geotechnical Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Project Management, Microsoft Excel and Construction Site Inspection are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office.

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 $56,852 based on 52 salaries. An early career Geotechnical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,635 based on 164 salaries. A mid-career Geotechnical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,421 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Geotechnical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,815 based on 29 salaries.
Employees with Geotechnical Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 5.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in St. Louis, Missouri (4.6% more) and New York, New York (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (11.1% less), Nashville, Tennessee (5.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.0% less).

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