The average salary for a Geotechnical Engineer with Engineering Design skills at Aecom Corporation is $73,810.
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Job Description for Geotechnical Engineer
Geotechnical engineers monitor drilling operations, take and analyze soil samples, and classify soil and rocks. They typically work outdoors with colleagues that help them collect data and samples. The engineers then pass their samples and data to a field supervisor, who will approve their work or send them back into the field for further research. The work is both physical and mental, as the engineer is required to go out in the field to collect samples and analyze them as well. They typically …Read more
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 Terracon, Terracon Consultants, Inc. and WSP Global Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at CH2M Hill where the average pay is $77,419. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Golder Associates and WSP Global Inc., earning around $72,952 and $71,500, respectively. Kleinfelder Incorporated pays the lowest at around $60,103. S&ME, Inc. and Terracon Consultants, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $61,862 and $62,400, respectively.
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