Average Entry-Level Geotechnical Engineer with Construction Site Inspection Skills Salary

$59,971
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$3,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Geotechnical Engineer with Construction Site Inspection skills is $59,971.
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MEDIAN $59,971
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Salary
$49k - $70k
Bonus
$800 - $6k
Total Pay
$42k - $70k

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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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Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Geotechnical Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

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 $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. An experienced Geotechnical Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,178 based on 27 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 229 survey responses.
Early Career
53.3%
Mid Career
32.8%
Experienced
11.8%
Late Career
2.2%