Average Senior Environmental Engineer Salary

$99,018
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$77k
MEDIAN
$99k
90%
$126k

The average salary for a Senior Environmental Engineer is $99,018

Base Salary
$77k - $126k
Bonus
$1k - $16k
Profit Sharing
$979 - $10k
Total Pay
$78k - $137k
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What Do Senior Environmental Engineers Do?

Senior Environmental Engineer Tasks
  • Monitor environmental sites, doing inspections and assessing risk to formulate data and reports.
  • Research, suggest, develop, and establish economically feasible solutions for environmental site improvements.
  • Counsel team members, maintain contact with vendors, and act as Project Manager for various projects.
  • Formulate recommendations based on area development and potential pollution risks.
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How do Senior Environmental Engineers Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
(31)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 31 responses, the job of Senior Environmental Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.13 out of 5. On average, Senior Environmental Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Senior Environmental Engineers

What is the highest pay for Senior Environmental Engineers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Senior Environmental Engineer is $126k / year

What is the lowest pay for Senior Environmental Engineers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Senior Environmental Engineer is $77k / year

How can Senior Environmental Engineers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Senior Environmental Engineer is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Senior Environmental Engineer that oversees more junior Senior Environmental Engineers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.