Average Geotechnical Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$63,871
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The average salary for a Geotechnical Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $63,871.
10%
$53k
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$64k
90%
$97k
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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.

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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, Microsoft Office and Autodesk AutoCAD.
Employees with Geotechnical Engineer in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 14.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (10.3% more) and New York, New York (9.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.7% less) and Nashville, Tennessee (5.1% less).

Years of Experience

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