Average Geotechnical Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$72,694
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$2,500
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The average salary for a Geotechnical Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Houston, Texas is $72,694.
10%
$49k
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$73k
90%
$122k
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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 that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Project Management.

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 $72,694 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Geotechnical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,761 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (21.3% less), Nashville, Tennessee (16.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (11.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
44.4%
Mid Career
55.6%